The galaxy in question appears as it was 11 billion years ago, just 2.7 billion years after the Big Bang.
Thirty-three scientists refuted the suggestion the universe began with a big "bounce" rather than a big bang.
Physicists say proton collisions can result in a large number of particles containing strange quarks—findings that challenge current theoretical models.
Launched a decade ago Thursday, the satellite has captured previously unseen phenomena and created new branches of astronomy.
"If this is true, this is a moment of understanding of nature that it just overwhelms," Linde says, his voice choked with emotion