Hubble

04.27.16
Hubble discovers that dwarf planet Makemake has a moon
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Hubble discovers that dwarf planet Makemake has a moon

It's 1,300 times fainter than the celestial body it's orbiting.

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03.03.16
The Hubble has seen farther back in time than ever before
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The Hubble has seen farther back in time than ever before

The space telescope spotted a star from just 400 million years after the Big Bang.

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02.20.16
ICYMI: NASA's new telescope, amazing robot hand and more
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ICYMI: NASA's new telescope, amazing robot hand and more

Hubble might be able to analyze exoplanet atmosphere, but the new one will cover 100 times the area.

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01.25.16
Hubble shows some of the galaxy's biggest, brightest stars
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Hubble shows some of the galaxy's biggest, brightest stars

Some are so intense that they'll go supernova within a few million years.

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12.07.15
Hubble spots faint galaxy with 'natural magnifying glass'
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Hubble spots faint galaxy with 'natural magnifying glass'

'Tayna' existed just 400 million years after the big bang.

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10.20.15
The majority of Earth-like planets haven't been born yet
10.20.15

The majority of Earth-like planets haven't been born yet

Astronomers believe that the universe is simply too young for Earth-like planets to be common.

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10.13.15
Hubble's 4K images prove Jupiter's Great Red Spot is shrinking
10.13.15

Hubble's 4K images prove Jupiter's Great Red Spot is shrinking

NASA has released the first images from its Outer Planet Atmospheres Legacy program.

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10.06.15
The Hubble Telescope's breathtaking views of space
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10.06.15

The Hubble Telescope's breathtaking views of space

A brief survey of the stunning images Hubble has captured in space over the last 25 years.

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