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A new Einstein cross is discovered  PHYS.ORG · 6 days
This study, which has combined images from the Hubble Space Telescope with spectroscopic observations from the GTC, has confirmed the existence of a new example of a gravitational lens, a phenomenon predicted by Albert Einstein's theory... more
Hubble Looks at Giant Elliptical Galaxy Messier 49  SCI-NEWS.COM · 6 days
The NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope has produced this beautiful image of an elliptical galaxy called Messier 49. Unlike spiral galaxies,... more
Gorgeous Hubble Photo Gives Glimpse of Milky Way's Fate  LIVE SCIENCE · 2 weeks
A new image from the venerable Hubble Space Telescope shows what happens when two galaxies collide — an experience our own Milky Way will have in a few billion years. more
Hubble's dazzling display of 2 colliding galaxies  SCIENCE DAILY · 2 weeks
Located in the constellation of Hercules, about 230 million light-years away, NGC 6052 is a pair of colliding galaxies first discovered in 1784. A long time ago gravity drew the two galaxies together into... more
Hubble Sees Dazzling Globular Cluster: Messier 28  SCI-NEWS.COM · 2 weeks
Globular clusters are densely packed, spherical collections of hundreds of thousands or even millions of stars. They are among the oldest known... more
Hubble’s Advanced Camera for Surveys Resumes Operations  ASTRO WATCH · 2 weeks
NASA has recovered the Hubble Space Telescope’s Advanced Camera for Surveys instrument, which suspended operations on Thursday, Feb. 28. The final tests... more
Hubble's dazzling display of two colliding galaxies  PHYS.ORG · 2 weeks
Located in the constellation of Hercules, about 230 million light-years away, NGC 6052 is a pair of colliding galaxies. They were first discovered in 1784 by William Herschel and were originally classified as a... more
What does the Milky Way weigh? Hubble and Gaia investigate  nanowerk · 2 weeks
We can't put the whole Milky Way on a scale, but astronomers have been able to come up with one of the most accurate measurements yet of our... more
What does the Milky Way weigh? Hubble and Gaia investigate  SCIENCE DAILY · 2 weeks
We can't put the whole Milky Way on a scale, but astronomers have been able to come up with one of the most accurate measurements yet of our... more
Hubble and Gaia accurately weigh the Milky Way  PHYS.ORG · 2 weeks
In a striking example of multi-mission astronomy, measurements from the NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope and the ESA Gaia mission have been combined to improve the estimate of the mass of our home... more
Weighing the Milky Way  ESA · 2 weeks
Measurements from Hubble and Gaia improve our estimate of the mass of our Galaxy: 1.5 trillion solar masses more
Hubble Spots Gassy Objects Jetting Away from Newborn Star  LIVE SCIENCE · 3 weeks
Young stars can hide, but Hubble's good at seeking them out. The famed space telescope spotted the "smoking gun" of a newborn star about 1,000 light-years away from Earth. more
Spectacular Galaxy Collision Captured by Hubble: NGC 6052  SCI-NEWS.COM · 3 weeks
A stunning new image from the NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope captures an ongoing cosmic collision between two disk galaxies. NGC... more
WFIRST Could Find More than 1,000 Alien Worlds  ASTRO WATCH · 4 weeks
A NASA telescope that will give humans the largest, deepest, clearest picture of the universe since the Hubble Space Telescope... more
Mission to find 1,400 planets in search for extraterrestrial life  Sky News · 4 weeks
A new NASA telescope which academics say "will give humans the largest, deepest, clearest picture of the universe since the Hubble Space Telescope" could find up to 1,400... more
New NASA telescope could discover 1,400 new planets  Sky News · 4 weeks
A new NASA telescope which academics say "will give humans the largest, deepest, clearest picture of the universe since the Hubble Space Telescope" could find up to 1,400 new planets, according to... more
New NASA mission could find more than 1,000 planets  PHYS.ORG · 4 weeks
A NASA telescope that will give humans the largest, deepest, clearest picture of the universe since the Hubble Space Telescope could find as many as 1,400 new planets outside Earth's... more
New NASA mission could find more than 1,000 planets  SCIENCE DAILY · 4 weeks
A NASA telescope that will give humans the largest, deepest, clearest picture of the universe since the Hubble Space Telescope could find as many as 1,400 new planets outside Earth's... more
Hubble Observes ‘Intergalactic Wanderer’  SCI-NEWS.COM · 4 weeks
Astronomers using the NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope have observed the massive, luminous globular cluster NGC 2419, also known as the ‘Intergalactic Wanderer.’ Globular clusters are densely packed, spherical... more
Tiny Neptune Moon May Have Broken from Larger Moon  ASTRO WATCH · 4 weeks
Astronomers call it "the moon that shouldn't be there." After several years of analysis, a team of planetary... more
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