Hubble

  • NASA begins deepest ever probe of the universe 27-10-2013 04:51 PM

    NASA's Hubble, Spitzer and Chandra space telescopes are teaming up to look deeper into the universe than ever before and search for the most distant and faint galaxies that can possibly be seen. With a boost from natural "zoom lenses" found in space, they should be able to uncover galaxies...
  • Researcher computes universe's expansion speed 28-07-2011 11:46 AM

    Sydney: A researcher has come up with one of the most accurate measurements ever made of how fast the universe is expanding. Florian Beutler, doctoral candidate with the International Centre for Radio Astronomy Research (ICRAR) at The University of Western Australia, has calculated how fast the universe is growing by...
  • Hubble sees birth of new stars 12-01-2011 04:02 PM

    Washington: The Hubble Space Telescope got its first peek at a mysterious blob that is giving birth to new stars, some only a couple million years old, in remote areas of the universe where stars don't normally form. The blob of gas was first discovered by a Dutch school teacher...
  • Cannibal galaxies eat smaller neigbours 23-11-2010 06:32 PM

    London: Scientists have discovered that there's more than one way for older galaxies to stay young - by cannibalising their smaller neighbours. Astronomers studying an elderly elliptical galaxy, NGC 4150, have found that it is still producing stars despite its advanced age believed to be more than a billion years....
  • NASA to proceed with Hubble repair 01-11-2006 10:30 AM

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  • NASA to repair Hubble telescope 28-10-2006 03:36 PM

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