Farthest Star from Earth
Name: jesus frausto
Date: 1993 - 1999
What is the farthest star from the earth?
As far as we can tell, there are stars BEYOND the edge of the universe
that we can currently see, which will become visible in the future.
(because light takes so long to get from them to us). Therefore,
if there IS a "farthest star", nobody can possibly know about it
yet. But since there are 10^20 or more stars within the visible
universe, picking out which one is farthest even of the ones
we can now see would be pretty close to impossible...
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