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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


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


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


China displaces 9,000 people for world's largest telescope

The People's Republic is set launch this fall a radio telescope that's twice the size of Puerto Rico's Arecibo Observatory, currently the world's largest such device.

By 19 February 2016


Computer game for chameleons tests their telescopic eyes

It turns out that chameleon eyes aren't as independent as had been previously thought, thanks to some really adorable research.

By 21 August 2015


Space telescopes help search for aliens, dark matter and the beginning of time

The next decade is going to see some stunning advancements in telescope technology, opening up a brave new universe of interstellar discoveries.

By 4 August 2015


Proposed Lego set honoring women of NASA wants your vote

A suggested new Lego set honoring female pioneers who helped further US space exploration could hit store shelves if it gets enough votes on the Lego Ideas site.

By 28 July 2016


Kepler mission confirms over 100 new exoplanets

It's the biggest haul since the K2 mission began.

By 19 July 2016


NASA's Kepler Twitter hacked, tweets photo of woman's butt

Twitter account for the NASA telescope goes from spacey to racy after a hacker tweets an inappropriate image to its 569,000 followers.

By 7 July 2016


Deepest ever look into Orion Nebula reveals haunting secrets

The Orion Nebula holds some surprises for scientists as they peer into its heart and dream of hidden planets.

By 15 July 2016