NASA released footage captured by the Hubble Space Telescope on April 21st showing a giant spherical bubble being “inflated” by a star. Astronomers reportedly named the balloon-like bubble the Nebula, or NGC 7635. 210 more words
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On May 30th, Mars will be the closest it has been to Earth in 11 years. To celebrate the occasion, Hubble scientists pointed the eponymous telescope at the red planet and… 157 more words
NASA’s Hubble Telescope records one of Earth’s closest encounters with a comet.
NASA researchers using the Hubble Telescope recorded Comet 252P/LINEAR as it passed Earth. The comet had one of the closest trajectories to earth in recorded history. 82 more words