• earthsky.org | 8/9/2019 | Deborah Byrd
    View larger. | Hubble’s Wide Field Camera 3 was used to observe Jupiter at its opposition this past June, when Earth was passing between Jupiter and the sun, placing Jupiter opposite the sun in our...
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  • ScienceDaily | 8/8/2019 | Staff
    The bands are created by differences in the thickness and height of the ammonia ice clouds. The colorful bands, which flow in opposite directions at various latitudes, result from different...
    138 views Goobee
  • phys.org | 12/21/2018 | Staff
    This festive NASA Hubble Space Telescope image resembles a holiday wreath made of sparkling lights. The bright southern hemisphere star RS Puppis, at the center of the image, is swaddled in a...
    321 views hi09
  • phys.org | 8/27/2018 | Staff
    This dramatic image from the NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope shows the planetary nebula NGC 3918, a brilliant cloud of colorful gas in the constellation of Centaurus, around 4,900 light-years from...
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  • Science News | 11/2/2018 | Jennifer Leman
    L. Grossman. If the past is a guide, Hubble’s new trouble won’t doom the space telescope. Science News Online, October 10, 2018. C. Crockett. Life might have a shot on planets orbiting dim red stars.
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  • Universe Today | 10/27/2018 | Staff
    Since it was first launched into space in 1990, the Hubble Space Telescope has become something of a household name. Over the course of its almost thirty years of service, Hubble has established a...
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  • phys.org | 9/28/2018 | Staff
    This NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope image contains a veritable mix of different galaxies, some of which belong to the same larger structure: At the middle of the frame sits the galaxy cluster SDSS...
    427 views HelloimMe
  • phys.org | 8/21/2018 | Staff
    Galaxies abound in this spectacular Hubble image; spiral arms swirl in all colors and orientations, and fuzzy ellipticals can be seen speckled across the frame as softly glowing smudges on the sky.
    328 views Goobee
  • phys.org | 3/5/2018 | Staff
    Discovered in 1900 by astronomer DeLisle Stewart and here imaged by the NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope, IC 4710 is an undeniably spectacular sight. The galaxy is a busy cloud of bright stars, with...
    1K views magiccastle
  • phys.org | 7/9/2018 | Staff
    This busy image is a treasure trove of wonders. Bright stars from the Milky Way sparkle in the foreground, the magnificent swirls of several spiral galaxies are visible across the frame, and a...
    179 views maddixxsammm25
  • phys.org | 5/28/2018 | Staff
    At first glance, this image is dominated by the vibrant glow of the swirling spiral to the lower left of the frame. However, this galaxy is far from the most interesting spectacle here—behind it...
    278 views urbanpatriot
  • phys.org | 2/5/2018 | Staff
    This NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope image shows a spiral galaxy known as NGC 7331. First spotted by the prolific galaxy hunter William Herschel in 1784, NGC 7331 is located about 45 million...
    477 views tiana_101
  • phys.org | 1/22/2018 | Staff
    This is an image of the Cartwheel Galaxy taken with the NASA/ESA (European Space Agency) Hubble Space Telescope. The object was first spotted on wide-field images from the U.K.
    364 views Frost123
  • phys.org | 10/9/2017 | Staff
    At a distance of just 160,000 light-years, the Large Magellanic Cloud is one of the Milky Way's closest companions. It is also home to one of the largest and most intense regions of active star...
    374 views elio25
  • ScienceDaily | 8/22/2017 | Staff
    The subject of this NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope image, IC 1727, is currently interacting with its near neighbor, NGC 672 (which is just out of frame). The pair's interactions have triggered...
    376 views jolan
  • phys.org | 8/21/2017 | Staff
    Credit: NASA/Hubble/ESA Gravity governs the movements of the cosmos. It draws flocks of galaxies together to form small groups and more massive galaxy clusters, and brings duos so close that they...
    459 views josh567
  • phys.org | 7/28/2017 | Staff
    This beautiful clump of glowing gas, dark dust and glittering stars is the spiral galaxy NGC 4248, located about 24 million light-years away in the constellation of Canes Venatici (The Hunting Dogs).
    248 views jesse456
  • phys.org | 7/24/2017 | Staff
    Tucked away in the small northern constellation of Canes Venatici (The Hunting Dogs) is the galaxy NGC 4242, shown here as seen by the NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope.
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  • ScienceDaily | 7/7/2017 | Staff
    Located very close (in astronomical terms) to the Milky Way, this sweeping spiral galaxy would be among the brightest in the sky were it not for its dust-obscured location.
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  • phys.org | 7/7/2017 | Staff
    IC 342 is a challenging cosmic target. Although it is bright, the galaxy sits near the equator of the Milky Way's galactic disk, where the sky is thick with glowing cosmic gas, bright stars, and...
    487 views norma

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