Hubble Space Telescope

Hubble Has Spotted Signs Of Water Erupting From Europa

The Huffington Post | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 27.09.2016 | UK Tech

Astronomers using NASA’s Hubble Space Telescope have witnessed what could be vast water plumes erupting from the surface of Jupiter’s moon Europa....

Hubble Discovers Bizarre Planet Orbiting Not One, But TWO Suns

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 23.09.2016 | UK Tech

They say three’s a crowd, but it seems that isn’t much of a problem in the far reaches of our galaxy. For the first time ever, NASA’s Hubble Spa...

These Staggering Images Show A Comet Breaking Apart

The Huffington Post | Oscar Williams | Posted 16.09.2016 | UK Tech

Astronomers have captured the sharpest ever images of a comet disintegrating in space. Using NASA’s Hubble Telescope, researchers took a series of ...

Jupiter's 'Northern Lights' Are Larger Than Earth, They're Also Stunning

The Huffington Post | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 04.07.2016 | UK Tech

As NASA's Juno spacecraft approaches Jupiter after its five-year epic journey through our solar system, both Hubble and Juno have been giving us an in...

Hubble Has Captured Mars Like You've Never Seen It Before

The Huffington Post | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 20.05.2016 | UK Tech

NASA's Hubble telescope has captured what might be one of the most stunning images of Mars we've ever seen. It reveals a red planet as we've never see...

This Is What The Centre Of Our Galaxy Looks Like

The Huffington Post | Nitya Rajan | Posted 04.04.2016 | UK Tech

NASA's Hubble Space Telescope has peered into the heart of the Milky Way to unveil a breathtaking view of more than half a million stars. This is the...

Pluto's Moons Are Acting Like A Group Of Drunken Teenagers

The Huffington Post UK | Nitya Rajan | Posted 08.06.2015 | UK Tech

A demoted 'planet' and its moons appear to be having a bit of a boozy time. Researchers from the University of Maryland have a published a paper in...

How Light From A Supernova Arrives Four Times In One Century

The Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 06.03.2015 | UK Tech

A distant supernova has been photographed by the Hubble Space Telegraph in four separate places, after it was magnified by the sheer mass of a system ...

Spooky Image Of 'Jupiter's Ghost' Taken In Deep Space

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 03.02.2015 | UK Tech

Jupiter’s Ghost. It sounds like a terrible sci-fi film, or a portent of something awful occurring in the solar system. It’s neither. In fact it...

NASA Reveals Insanely Massive Photo Of Another Galaxy

Huffington Post UK | Posted 21.01.2015 | UK Tech

The universe is large. Very large. How large? This large. This is a zoom-in video of a 69,536 x 22,230, 1.5 billion-pixel, 4.3GB photo ...

This Is Hubble's Most Spectacular Image Yet

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 07.01.2015 | UK Tech

Hubble has taken its largest image ever of the Andromeda Galaxy, it's so big in fact that we wouldn't be able to show you it. Containing over 1.5 ...

Hubble Improves On An Icon

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 06.01.2015 | UK Tech

To celebrate the 25th anniversary of the Hubble Telescope NASA decided to point the space telescope's lens on an icon. Showing how far the orbital ...

'Ghost Galaxies' Discovered In Deepest Regions Of Space

The Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 31.10.2014 | UK Tech

NASA and ESA's Hubble Space Telescope has seen some amazing things in the sky since it was launched in 1990. Until now it hadn't actually seen any ...

The Universe Is 'Missing' 80% Of Its Light

The Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 11.07.2014 | UK Tech

If there's one thing we know about the universe, is that there are huge swathes of it that we don't understand -- in fact, most of it we can't even se...

LOOK: This Is The Deepest-Ever View Of An Ancient Galaxy Cluster

Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Tech

A dramatic new picture of young, distant galaxies in deep space has been revealed. The European Space Agency and Nasa produced the images of some o...

Space Has A New Final Fontier

Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Tech

Nasa has set a new record for the most distant galaxy yet discovered. The galaxy - named somewhat prosaically "z8_GND_5296" - was spotted using the...

What Colour Are Exoplanets?

Huffington Post UK | Posted 11.07.2013 | UK Tech

The rate at which scientists are discovering exoplanets has rocketed in recent years yet we still now very little about them. Because of the distan...

Hubble Telescope Reveals 'Cosmic Penguin' As Two Galaxies Collide In Space

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 21.08.2013 | UK Tech

A dramatic picture of two galaxies colliding with each other in deep space has earned the nickname "the Cosmic Penguin". Taken by the European Spac...

Rare Star Alignment May Open Up Search For Our Nearest Alien Neighbours

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 04.08.2013 | UK Tech

A rare alignment of stars will give scientists the chance to find the closest alien world to our Solar System. Astronomers around the world are cur...

First Detailed Glimpse Of Comet 'Brighter Than Full Moon'

The Huffington Post UK | Christopher York | Posted 24.04.2013 | UK Tech

A comet that could be as bright as the full Moon when it passes Earth this November has been pictured in detail for the first time. Comet ISON was ...

Hubble Telescope Captures 'Sparkling Pink' Ring Galaxy

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 18.05.2013 | UK Tech

Nasa and the European Space Agency have captured a rare picture of a 'ring galaxy' far off in deep space. The galaxy - ZWII28 - was captured by the...

PIC: Hubble Photographs Galactic 'Space Invader'

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 05.05.2013 | UK Tech

Nasa has photographed a space invader. Sort of. In fact it's found - with the help of its Hubble Space Telescope - a galaxy that looks a bit like o...

LOOK: Oldest Galaxy Ever Discovered Pictured 13.3 Billion Light Years Away

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 15.01.2013 | UK Tech

Astronomers have taken a photograph of the most distant galaxy ever discovered. Combining images from the Hubble and Spitzer space telescopes the r...

Nasa Unveils Startling Picture Of 'Garden-Sprinkler Nebula'

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 11.12.2012 | UK Tech

Scientists at Nasa and the European Space Agency have unveiled a startling new picture of a planetary nubula. The picture, taken by the Hubble Spac...

PICS: Nasa Unveils The Deepest View Of The Universe Ever Captured

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 25.11.2012 | UK Tech

Nasa and the European Space Agency have unveiled the deepest view of the universe ever captured. The portrait was assembled using 10 years of data ...