Just Another OC Homeless Guy: BINGO! Always follow the money.
lohphat: The problem looking at deep-field images is you have to remind yourself that you're looking into the distant past.These galaxies are no longer in those positions and may not exist anymore in the form we see -- the further out we look, the older it is.That's why 3D maps of the known universe are misleading because as you rotate it and move through them it bears no relation to the true current state or position of them.If you did a thought experiment where light traveled so slowly on a human scale of distances -- e.g. if light took a century to travel the distance of the walls of the room you are in now -- you might see a tree or a cow that lived in the open field before your house was built instead of seeing your driveway or the previous occupant instead of a chair.Speed of light really distorts things.
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