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December 1, 2020

Wolfe Disk with distant quasar

Artist impression of the Wolfe Disk, a massive rotating disk galaxy in the early dusty universe initially discovered when the Atacama Large Millimeter/submillimeter Array examined the light from a more distant quasar (seen in top left). (Date image taken: unknown; date originally posted to NSF Multimedia Gallery: Dec. 1, 2020)

Credit: NRAO/AUI/National Science Foundation; S. Dagnello

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