Shakespeare once asked, ‘what seest thou else, in the dark backward and abysm of time?’

Astronomers can verily say, ‘a new galaxy 13.4 billion light years away – the farthest in deep space or the oldest in the known universe or the youngest after the big bang – whichever way you look at it’, as per the latest in cosmology.

imageCredits: NASA, ESA, B. Robertson (University of California, Santa Cruz), A. Feild (STScI)

Be it the heavens above or the moral law within, seems reflections take time to come to us!


Bhaskar Dutta is a self-help author and IT specialist based in London.