May 22, 2022 6:40 pm
The Hubble Space Telescope captured two interesting phenomena that tell us a lot about the cosmos.
May 28, 2022 10:00 am
NASA: Data from the Hubble Space Telescope has shown that the universe is expanding faster than what interstellar models had predicted.
April 14, 2022 4:21 pm
The host galaxy of GNz7q is an “intensely star-forming galaxy”, forming stars at a rate 1,600 times faster than our own galaxy.
April 07, 2022 2:52 pm
The newly forming planet captured by Hubble, called AB Aurigae b, is probably around nine times the size of Jupiter and orbits its host star at a distance two times the distance between our Sun and pluto.
January 24, 2022 12:11 pm
On January 1, 2022, the Hubble Space Telescope officially passed the one-billion-second mark.
January 13, 2022 2:58 pm
Consisting of 18 hexagonal segments of gold-plated beryllium metal, the primary mirror measures 21 feet 4 inches (6.5 m) in diameter.
December 25, 2021 1:50 pm
🔴 JWST is an engineering marvel comparable to the earth-based Event Horizon Telescope that produced the photograph of the black hole, or the LIGO that detected the gravitational waves.
December 22, 2021 10:53 am
Webb is about 100 times more sensitive than Hubble and is expected to revolutionise astronomers' understanding of the universe and our place in it.
December 21, 2021 4:36 pm
The earliest and most distant known galaxy, discovered by the Hubble, dates to a time 400 million years after the Big Bang. The Webb telescope will be able to see back farther, to a mere 100 million years after the Big Bang.
December 16, 2021 7:41 pm
The solar array is made up of five panels that are folded up and stowed in the launch vehicle. Their deployment is one of the most critical steps.