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The point sources proved to be 10 globular clusters—compact and spherical groupings of stars, orbiting the galaxy’s core.
The scopes detected 10 compact groups of these stars, also known as globular clusters, within the galaxy, according to a press release from Gemini.
The researchers simulated 24 globular clusters, ranging in size from 200,000 to 2 million stars, to study the interactions within them during the course of 12 billion years, the statement said.
Using information from the Keck telescopes, the team found the globular clusters were moving much slower than expected.
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