Press Release

Galaxy Evolution Explorer Turns Two

April 28, 2005

NASA's Galaxy Evolution Explorer, which observes galaxies in ultraviolet light, is celebrating its launch anniversary, April 28, 2003. The mission's observations will help scientists understand how galaxies, the basic structure of the universe, evolve and change.

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Jet Propulsion Laboratory, Pasadena, Calif.