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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 April 21, 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 March 17, 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 March 3, 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 February 18, 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 February 16, 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 December 17, 2015

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Hubble spots mother lode of 250 ancient tiny galaxies

Scientists are getting a peek into the early days after the big bang thanks to Hubble's discovery of a large collection of dwarf galaxies.

By October 23, 2015

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Surprises revealed in new 4K Jupiter close-up by Hubble

The space telescope is taking a close look at the gas giant and finds that a massive wave on the planet seen decades ago wasn't just a fluke.

By October 13, 2015

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Hubble sees the shimmering wings of a space butterfly

The Twin Jet Nebula looks like a cosmic butterfly -- its shining wings glowing with iridescent colors -- in a new Hubble Space Telescope image.

By August 26, 2015

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Hubble sees the lovely Lagoon Nebula sparkling in space

Hubble delivers another visual stunner with a new look at the Lagoon Nebula tucked into the Sagittarius constellation.

By August 7, 2015