18 March.Lyon, France
The team trained the ESO's Very Large Telescope, equipped with a 3D spectrograph called MUSE , at a single region of the sky for over 140 hours. (Photo credit: Representational image/Unsplash)

  • Scientists have been able to peer into the universe which existed nearly 12 billion years back
  • Hydrogen filaments known as 'cosmic webs' were observed for the first time
  • The findings were reported in the journal Astronomy & Astrophysics