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Universe’s Largest Structure is a Cosmic Conundrum

Posted on 25 November 2013 | 2:57 pm

Scientists found the new structure by mapping the locations of gamma ray bursts. These fleeting, but high-energy outbursts are believed to be caused by exploding massive stars.

“It’s a great tracer of where something was,” astronomer Jon Hakkila, with the College of Charleston in South Carolina, told Discovery News.

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