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Hubble's bubble: Space telescope captures gorgeous Bubble Nebula

Hubble celebrates its anniversary with a new picture of the Bubble Nebula, showing its entire glory in one image for the first time.

By 22 April 2016

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Hubble peers into the Crab Nebula's swirling heart

Hubble gets a look under the shell of the Crab Nebula and catches sight of the dramatic remains of a supernova.

By 8 July 2016

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Overachieving Hubble mission gets five more years

Originally expected to serve until around 2005, the Hubble Space Telescope will be operational until at least June 30, 2021.

By 27 June 2016

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Spectacular Hubble Space Telescope costume puts cosplay into orbit

A spacecraft systems engineer's very first shot at cosplay is a winner as he rocks a DIY full-body Hubble costume at Denver Comic Con.

By 22 June 2016

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Hubble snaps a fetching new portrait of Mars

Mars is quite the looker in a new image taken by Hubble, the space telescope that normally focuses on far-off nebulae and stars.

By 21 May 2016

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Hubble finds a celestial Monster Mash

In a cluster of new stars, the Hubble Space Telescope has identified nine monsters with masses all at least 100 times that of the sun.

By 18 March 2016

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Hubble breaks cosmic record, captures most distant galaxy

The Hubble Space Telescope has imaged a galaxy 13.4 billion light-years away, just 400 million years after the Big Bang.

By 4 March 2016

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NASA's working on a telescope with an even wider eye than Hubble

The WFIRST space telescope mission is under way with plans to find more planets in our own galaxy and unlock the mysteries of the universe at the same time.

By 19 February 2016

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Hubble probes atmosphere on 'diamond planet'

Using data from NASA's Hubble Space Telescope, astronomers analyze the atmosphere of a super-Earth for the very first time.

By 17 February 2016

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Hubble spots celestial lightsaber in a newborn star

The Star Wars universe gets closer to Earth as NASA shares an image of a young star spitting out two jets that look, the space agency says, a lot like a lightsaber right here in our own galaxy.

By 18 December 2015