Hubble Space Telescope

Astronomers discover distant supernova 50 times brighter than our Milky Way!
Jan 18, 2016

Slip on your shades for this illuminating new astronomical discovery.

Astronomers want to find alien life with a space telescope 10-times more powerful that Hubble
Jan 7, 2016

The Hubble Telescope’s successor, the James Webb Space Telescope, doesn’t actually launch until 2018 — but astronomers are already looking ahead to the next big project that could finally open up the cosmos for our corner of the solar system.

Image of the Day: Marvel at this jaw-dropping, twin-jet nebula
Aug 31, 2015

Here's a spectacular image of a flaring neubla captured by the Hubble Space Telescope.

Image of the Day: Spectacular "Lost-In-Space" galaxy
Jun 19, 2015

Here's an intoxicating new cosmic image courtesy of the Hubble Space Telescope.

Image of the Day: Be dazzled by the Milky Way's densest star cluster
Jun 4, 2015

Here's the latest star-spangled shot from the NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope.