Hawaiian court nullifies Thirty Meter Telescope's building permit
The big telescope's construction has been delayed yet again.
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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.
World's most advanced digital camera will power a space telescope
Scientists get the greenlight for a 3.2-gigapixel (yes, gigapixel) digital camera that will drive a space telescope.
ICYMI: 3D-printed telescope, bird drone and more
An open-source, 3D-printed telescope is being offered by the Open Space Agency so that hobbyists of all stripes can easily share their discoveries. The BionicBird drone flies by legit flapping its wings and our own jabberjays to torment Katniss cannot be far behind.
NASA satellite shows black hole 'bulls-eye' eruption
NASA said its Swift satellite has imaged some of "the best dust-scattered X-ray ring images ever s...
Telescope filter helps spot Earth-like alien worlds
In the hunt for planets around distant stars, the stars themselves are often the worst enemy. They...
Radio telescope spots previously unknown star-forming region
Scientists at the Institut de Radioastronomie Millimetrique (IRAM) have discovered that a region i...
Hawaii's Thirty Meter Telescope could force others to close
For one to rise, others must fall. Hawaii's governor David Ige has given his blessing to the contr...