Telescope


Project Blue Space Telescope Will Find Another Earth With Crowdfunding

Project Blue Space Telescope Will Find Another Earth With Crowdfunding

A relatively small telescope is being built by the astronomers to view another planet like our earth....

Nov 17 2016, 7:25am CST

Australia Launches Telescope to Join $100 Million Search for Alien Life

Australia Launches Telescope to Join $100 Million Search for Alien Life

The Aussies have joined ranks with the Stephen Hawking-backed project of searching for alien life forms on other planets in the...

Nov 9 2016, 10:26am CST

James Webb Space Telescope is Complete

James Webb Space Telescope is Complete

The James Webb telescope center of curvature pre-test was accomplished by technicians at NASA premises....

Nov 3 2016, 7:34am CDT

NASA Completes Construction of James Webb Space Telescope

NASA Completes Construction of James Webb Space Telescope

US space agency NASA has completed the construction of the world's largest space telescope, after almost two decades.The James...

Nov 3 2016, 2:55am CDT

Thirty Meter Telescope to be Built in Canary Islands Instead of Hawaii

Thirty Meter Telescope to be Built in Canary Islands Instead of Hawaii

Apparently, the largest of telescopes may change its venue from Hawaii to Spain....

Nov 2 2016, 6:14am CDT

World's largest Radio Telescope begins Operations

World's largest Radio Telescope begins Operations

The world's largest radio telescope began operations on Sunday in a mountainous region of China's Guizhou province.Shortly afte...

Sep 25 2016, 8:16am CDT

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

NASA’s Spitzer Telescope Captures Nebulae that Look Like Star Trek's Starship USS Enterprise

NASA’s Spitzer Telescope Spots Nebulae that Look Like Star Trek's Starship USS Enterprise

NASA release the image of 'Enterprise' nebulae on the 50th anniversary of Star Trek...

Sep 11 2016, 3:34am CDT

‘Alien’ Signal Detected by Russian Telescope Likely Came from Earth

‘Alien’ Signal Detected by Russian Telescope Likely Came from Earth

Russian scientists say that mysterious signal which was picked up by Russian radio telescope last year, was not originated from...

Sep 2 2016, 11:00pm CDT

Space Telescope Sees Bright Comet Diving into Sun

Space Telescope Sees Bright Comet Diving into Sun

The Solar and Heliospheric Observatory, or SOHO, saw a bright sungrazing comet plunge towards the Sun at nearly 1.3 million mi...

Aug 5 2016, 11:04pm 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

World's Super Radio Telescope Finds 1300 New Galaxies

World's Super Radio Telescope Finds 1300 New Galaxies

A super radio telescope has spotted more than a thousand new galaxies in a tiny corner of the universe where only 70 were known...

Jul 18 2016, 3:05am CDT

MeerKAT Super Telescope Captures its First Image, Reveals Hundreds of Distant Galaxies

MeerKAT Super Telescope Snaps its First Image, Reveals Hundreds of Distant Galaxies

First image from South Africa's super telescope has been released. The images reveals more than 1300 galaxies in a small p...

Jul 17 2016, 12:42pm CDT

Construction of World's Largest Radio Telescope is Finished

Construction of World's Largest Radio Telescope is Finished

China celebrates today the completion of the world's largest radio telescope in Pingtang: Five hundred meter Aperture Sph...

Jul 3 2016, 2:41am 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

World's First Telescope was a Prehistoric Tomb used by Humans 6000 Years Ago

World's First Telescope was a Prehistoric Tomb used by Humans 6000 Years Ago

It is being said that some of the ancient mausoleums extant today may have served as astronomical observatories in their times....

Jul 1 2016, 8:46am 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

World’s Largest Neutrino Telescope is in the Works

World’s Largest Neutrino Telescope is in the Pipeline

The plans are definitely in the pipeline for the world’s largest neutrino telescope....

Jun 24 2016, 5:26am CDT

China Finishes World's Largest Telescope Ready in 2 Weeks

China to Finish World's Largest Telescope in 2 Weeks

Situated in Guizhou Province, in the south-west of China, the world's largest radio telescope is almost finished. Workers are i...

Jun 20 2016, 1:42am CDT

Great Canary Telescope captures deepest image of galaxy

Great Canary Telescope captures deepest image of galaxy

London, June 10 (IANS) The Gran Telescopio Canarias (GTC), the world's largest single-aperture optical telescope on the island...

Jun 10 2016, 7:37am 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

NASA Reveals Gold-Coated Mirror for James Webb Space Telescope

NASA Reveals Gold-Coated Mirror for James Webb Space Telescope

NASA displays its Gold-Coated Mirror for its Hubble’s successor James Webb Space Telescope....

Apr 30 2016, 8:46am CDT

NASA's Fermi Telescope Set to Find Gravitational Wave Sources

NASA's Fermi Telescope Set to Find Gravitational Wave Sources

While the world celebrated the detection of gravitational waves in September last year, less than half a second later, the Gamm...

Apr 19 2016, 12:48am CDT

Japan Fails to Restore Communication With New Space Telescope

Japan Fails to Restore Communication With New Space Telescope

Japan as a nation is not in touch anymore with its novel space observatory. All contact has been lost and it is a case of the n...

Mar 28 2016, 7:04am CDT

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

WFIRST

NASA Set To Unlock the Secrets of the Universe by Launching the WFIRST Telescope

In its bid to unlock the secrets of the universe, NASA will be launching the Wide Field Infrared Survey Telescope (WFIRST) any...

Feb 22 2016, 12:50pm 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

FAST

China Evacuates over 9,000 People for World’s Largest Radio Telescope

Guizhou Province in southwest China has resolved to relocate over 9,000 residents away from its Five-hundred-meter Aperture Sph...

Feb 17 2016, 6:11am CST

China to Displace 9110 Residents for World's Largest Radio Telescope

China Telescope to Displace 9110 Residents for Alien Hunt

China is to displace thousands of dwellers for the sake of a giant radio telescope which will occupy the region....

Feb 17 2016, 5:19am CST

NASA Completes James Webb Space Telescope Primary Mirror Installation

NASA Completes James Webb Space Telescope Primary Mirror Installation

NASA has constructed the primary mirror for the James Webb Space Telescope....

Feb 6 2016, 4:09am CST

18 mirrors of James Webb Space Telescope

NASA Scientists Fully Assemble the 18 Primary Mirrors of James Webb Space Telescope

NASA has achieved another big milestone in its bid to construct a powerful space telescope that can study the universe – with t...

Feb 5 2016, 10:03pm 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

Black hole

International Team Says Active Black Holes Can Be Observed With 20 Cm Telescope

A team of international scientists led by researchers from Japan’s Kyoto University has published a paper titled "Repetitive Pa...

Jan 7 2016, 7:14am 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

NASA’s Webb Space Telescope has First Successful Mirror Installation

NASA’s Webb Space Telescope has First Successful Mirror Installation

The James Webb Space Telescope has the first eighteen segment mirror installed successfully and the engineers and scientists ar...

Nov 30 2015, 9:29am CST

James Webb Space Telescope

Scientists Successfully Deploy the Wings of the James Webb Space Telescope

NASA engineers have made a success of deploying the wings or side portions of the James Webb Space Telescope at the Goddard Spa...

Nov 17 2015, 7:32am CST

Kepler Telescope Discovered an Alien Civilization?

Kepler Telescope Discovered an Alien Civilization?

The space telescope spotted a strange cluster of objects whirling around a distant star. It displays tiny dips in light emitted...

Oct 14 2015, 10:02pm CDT

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

Most Powerful Digital Camera for Space Telescope Approved for Construction

World’s Most Powerful Digital Camera for Space Telescope Approved for Construction

A go-ahead signal was given recently for the creation of the world’s most superb digital camera....

Sep 2 2015, 9:43am CDT