Hubble

06.24.16
NASA tasks the Hubble Telescope with five more years of service
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NASA tasks the Hubble Telescope with five more years of service

The telescope will still be in use when its successor launches in 2018.

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05.14.16
Software predicts the lifespans of machines by 'cloning' them

Software predicts the lifespans of machines by 'cloning' them

DigitalClone extends the lifespan of helicopters and space telescopes by creating virtual simulations of their parts.

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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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