Hubble


NASA's Hubble Telescope Spots a Planet Orbiting 2 Stars in System OGLE-2007-BLG-349

NASA's Hubble Telescope Spots a Planet Orbiting 2 Stars in System OGLE-2007-BLG-349

Astronomers using NASA's Hubble Space Telescope, and a trick of nature, have confirmed the existence of a planet orbiting two...

Sep 23 2016, 12:25am CDT

Hubble Sends Stunning Images of Comet 332P Breaking Apart

Hubble Sends Stunning Images of Comet 332P Breaking Apart

Using NASA's Hubble space telescope, astronomers have captured the sharpest, most detailed observations of a comet breaking ap...

Sep 17 2016, 12:54am CDT

Hubble Spots an Isolated Galaxy Pair Entering a Region Packed with Galaxies

Hubble Spots an Isolated Galaxy Pair Entering a Region Packed with Galaxies

Two tiny dwarf galaxies have wandered from a vast cosmic wilderness into a nearby galaxy "big city"...

Aug 13 2016, 3:16am CDT

Hubble Telescope Explores Some of the Distant Galaxies in the Universe

Hubble Telescope Explores Some of the Distant Galaxies in the Universe

Hubble has been studying distant and faint galaxies which have never been observed by any telescope before....

Jul 21 2016, 2:04pm CDT

Hubble Captures 'Beating Heart' of the Crab Nebula

Hubble Captures 'Beating Heart' of the Crab Nebula

NASA's Hubble Space Telescope peers deep into the core of one of most historic and extensively studied remnants of a super...

Jul 11 2016, 2:23am CDT

Hubble Telescope Captures Vivid Auroras in Jupiter's Atmosphere

Hubble Telescope Captures Vivid Auroras in Jupiter's Atmosphere

These observations are supported by the measurements of Juno spacecraft which is about to arrive at Jupiter....

Jul 2 2016, 7:04am CDT

Hubble Captures Fireworks in Skyrocket Galaxy Kiso 5639

Hubble Captures Fireworks in Skyrocket Galaxy Kiso 5639

NASA’s Hubble Space Telescope has captured a spectacular fireworks display in a small, nearby galaxy, which resembles a skyroc...

Jun 30 2016, 12:54am CDT

Hubble Captures Stellar Fireworks in ‘Skyrocket’ Galaxy

Hubble Captures Stellar Fireworks in ‘Skyrocket’ Galaxy

Ever wondered what fireworks look like in space? NASA’s Hubble Space Telescope has caught a glimpse in space as a small, n...

Jun 29 2016, 11:31am CDT

Hubble Telescope Shows Dazzling Star Cluster within a Nearby Galaxy

Hubble Telescope Shows Dazzling Star Cluster within a Nearby Galaxy

Star cluster NGC 1854 displays a stunning gathering of red, white and blue stars....

Jun 26 2016, 4:36am CDT

Hubble Confirms Dark Vortex on Neptune

Hubble Confirms Dark Vortex on Neptune

A dark vortex has been spotted recently in the frigid atmosphere of Neptune. Astronomers are currently busy studying it on an e...

Jun 24 2016, 7:33am CDT

Hubble clicks a mysterious solitary dwarf galaxy

Hubble clicks a mysterious solitary dwarf galaxy

London, June 11 (IANS) The Hubble Space Telescope has uncovered a mysterious solitary dwarf galaxy - a type that is smaller and...

Jun 11 2016, 1:37am CDT

China to Launch its Version of Hubble Telescope

China to Launch its Version of Hubble Telescope

Chinese authorities have planned to launch an independent optical facility, the function of which will be similar to the Hubble...

Jun 6 2016, 3:51am CDT

Hubble Snaps Spectacular Close-up Image of Mars

Hubble Snaps Spectacular Close-up Image of Mars

On May 22, the Red Planet and the Sun will be on the exact opposite side of Earth, meaning all three will be perfectly aligned...

May 20 2016, 9:55pm CDT

Hubble Captures Comet’s Close Encounter with Earth

Hubble Captures Comet’s Close Encounter with Earth

Hubble Space Telescope captures one of the closest encounters between a comet and Earth. Comet 252P/LINEAR flew pass Earth on A...

May 15 2016, 12:04pm CDT

Hubble Spots Stunning Spiral Snowflake Galaxy

Hubble Spots Stunning Spiral Snowflake Galaxy

The galaxy NGC 6814 has an extremely bright nucleus and spiral arms, forming a complicated pattern of dark dust....

May 15 2016, 8:18am CDT

Hubble Spots Rare Hidden Galaxy UGC 477 in Night Sky

Hubble Spots Rare Hidden Galaxy UGC 477 in Night Sky

The Hubble Space Telescope has captured a hidden galaxy located just over 110 million light-years away in the constellation of...

May 2 2016, 12:09am CDT

Dwarf Planet Makemake Has A Tiny Orbiting Moon

Hubble Discovers A Tiny Moon Orbiting Dwarf Planet Makemake

The Hubble Space Telescope has found that the dwarf planet Makemake has a tiny moon orbiting it....

Apr 27 2016, 6:17am CDT

Hubble Spots Moon Orbiting Dwarf Planet Makemake

Hubble Spots Moon Orbiting Dwarf Planet Makemake

NASA's Hubble Space Telescope has spotted a small, dark moon orbiting the second brightest icy dwarf planet after Pluto in the...

Apr 27 2016, 5:41am CDT

Hubble Bubble: On 26th Birthday, Hubble Spots Star Inflating a Giant Bubble

Hubble Bubble: On 26th Birthday, Hubble Spots Star Inflating a Giant Bubble

Celebrating its 26th year in the low-Earth orbit, the Hubble Space Telescope has captured in stunning clarity what looks like a...

Apr 22 2016, 12:27am CDT

Hubble Reveals Monster Stars 30 Million Times Brighter Than Our Sun

Hubble Reveals Monster Stars 30 Million Times Brighter Than Our Sun

The Hubble Space Telescope has revealed humongous stars on the farthest edges of the universe. These happen to be millions of t...

Mar 18 2016, 7:54am CDT

Hubble Spots the Farthest Galaxy ever Seen

Hubble Spots the Farthest Galaxy ever Seen - GN-z11

The Hubble Telescope set a new galactic distance record....

Mar 4 2016, 1:55am CST

Hubble Telescope Captures a Shiny Blue Bubble in Deep Space

Hubble Telescope Captures a Shiny Blue Bubble in Deep Space

The dazzling blue bubble surrounds an incredibly hot and massive Wolf-Rayet star named WR 31 a....

Feb 28 2016, 5:44am CST

NASA's New Spy Satellite Telescope has Wider Eyes Than Hubble

NASA's New Spy Satellite Telescope has Wider Eyes Than Hubble

NASA’s next major project for the provision of access to the visible universe is even bigger in scale than the Hubble Space Tel...

Feb 19 2016, 5:40am CST

Biggest Black Hole Ever Discovered by Hubble

Biggest Black Hole Ever Photographed by Hubble

Scientists seem to have caught the most massive of black holes in the universe on camera....

Feb 19 2016, 1:35am CST

Hubble Successor James Webb Telescope Almost Done

Hubble Successor Near Completion

The Hubble successor, the James Webb Space Telescope, is an advanced instrument that will increase our vision....

Jan 26 2016, 1:59am CST

Hubble Telescope Captures a Cluster of Dazzling Space Diamonds

Hubble Telescope Captures a Cluster of Dazzling Space 'Diamonds'

Cluster Trumpler 14 consists of stars that are the most hot, massive and brightest in entire Milky Way. These stars dazzle like...

Jan 21 2016, 10:54pm CST

Spitzer and Hubble Find Five Twins of Superstar Eta Carinae in Other Galaxies

Spitzer and Hubble Find Five Twins of Superstar Eta Carinae in Other Galaxies

NASA’s Spitzer and Hubble telescopes have found signs of five super stars in other galaxies far away from our own....

Jan 7 2016, 5:53am CST

Hubble Captures Stunning Merging of Two Galaxies

NASA's Hubble Telescope Captures Stunning Merging of Two Galaxies

Two separate galaxies have been gradually drawn together by gravity and will collide eventually to form a new galaxy....

Jan 5 2016, 10:38pm CST

Supernova Explosion: Hubble Captures First-Ever Predicted Exploding Star

Supernova Explosion: Hubble Captures First-Ever Predicted Exploding Star

The Hubble Space Telescope has captured live footage of an exploding star "Refsdal". A prediction was made regarding...

Dec 18 2015, 5:39am CST

New galaxy

Hubble and Spitzer Telescopes Provide Scientists with Faint Galaxy Existing For 13 Billion Years

NASA’s Hubble and Spitzer telescopes have made the sighting of a new galaxy possible. The new galaxy is estimated to have come...

Dec 4 2015, 9:55am CST

Merging galaxies

Hubble Captures Image of Galaxy Dancing a Ballroom Tango

NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope has captured the image of a strange galaxy moving in a manner that suggests a crazy dance of so...

Nov 26 2015, 9:23am CST

Hubble Finds Clues to the Formation of Milky Way

Hubble Finds Clues to the Formation of Milky Way

Astronomers detected a population of ancient white dwarfs, the remnants of burned out stars, at the central bulge of our galaxy...

Nov 7 2015, 10:13pm CST

NASA's Hubble Telescope Shows Us a Woolly Galaxy

NASA's Hubble Telescope Shows Us a Woolly Galaxy

The Hubble Telescope delivers a view at a "soft" almost woolly kind of galaxy....

Sep 26 2015, 2:28pm CDT

Hubble Space Telescope Sees a Rare Galactic Sunflower Galaxy

Hubble Space Telescope Sees a Rare Galactic Sunflower Galaxy

A rare sunflower galaxy was photographed by the Hubble Telescope. The stars in its spiral resemble the seeds at the center of a...

Sep 15 2015, 6:48am CDT

Galaxy Metamorphosis Proved by Herschel and Hubble Space Telescopes

Galaxy Metamorphosis Proved by Herschel and Hubble Space Telescopes

Finally astronomers have unraveled the history of galaxies....

Aug 29 2015, 11:19am CDT

A New Wonderful Image of Cosmic Butterfly Taken Through Hubble Telescope

A New Wonderful Image of Cosmic Butterfly Taken Through Hubble Telescope

The latest view provides remarkable details of Twin Jet Nebula and the gas streaming from it and the two lobes stretching outwa...

Aug 26 2015, 9:37pm CDT

Hubble Space Telescope Spots The Behemoth

Hubble Space Telescope Spots The Behemoth

The Hubble space telescope spotted a never before seen phenomenon of that size. A huge cloud of hydrogen dubbed “The Behemoth”...

Jun 25 2015, 8:51am CDT

Hubble Space Telescope Sheds Light on Early Years of Quasars

Hubble Space Telescope Sheds Light on Early Years of Quasars

Hubble reveals peaking deep into space that the peak of quasar activity in the early universe is driven by galaxies colliding a...

Jun 18 2015, 1:57pm CDT

NASA's Hubble found a Nasty Star

NASA's Hubble found a Nasty Star

NASA's eye into space observes a star that astronomers nicknamed Nasty....

May 23 2015, 12:30am CDT

Hubble Space Telescope celebrates 25th Anniversary

Hubble Space Telescope celebrates 25th Anniversary

The Silver Anniversary, that is 25 years of space viewing and photography, via the Hubble Telescope has been enacted with joy a...

Apr 24 2015, 6:31am CDT