Hubble Space Telescope

Something Very Weird Is Currently Flying Through Our Solar System

The Huffington Post | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 22.09.2017 | UK Tech

NASA’s Hubble telescope has spotted something hurtling through our solar system that honestly feels more at home in a science fiction novel than rea...

NASA Has Discovered A Planet That's Hotter Than Most Stars In The Universe

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 06.06.2017 | UK Tech

Astronomers at NASA have discovered a Jupiter-like world that is hotter than most stars in the universe, making it officially the hottest planet ever ...

Scientists Watch A Star Turn Into A Black Hole Before Their Very Eyes

The Huffington Post | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 26.05.2017 | UK Tech

It’s not everyday that you get to witness the birth of a black hole, and yet that it precisely what scientists believe they’ve seen. Using the Hub...

Hubble Has Captured A Stunning Close-Up Portrait Of Jupiter

The Huffington Post | Oscar Williams | Posted 07.04.2017 | UK Tech

Astronomers seized the opportunity to capture a stunning portrait of Jupiter as it made its closest approach to Earth in a year. The image was taken b...

LEGO Has Lift Off On Launch Of 'Women Of NASA' Figures

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 01.03.2017 | UK Tech

After years spent living in the shadows of their male colleagues, 2017 has well and truly thrust the women of NASA into the spotlight. Following in th...

When The Sun Explodes And Earth Is Mere Dust Take Comfort Knowing It'll Look Absolutely Stunning

The Huffington Post | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 06.02.2017 | UK Tech

During its final coughs of existence, our Sun will have become a vast bloated red giant. Over a 100 million miles from centre to surface, this monstro...

The Universe Is Expanding So Fast It Could Rip Galaxies Apart

The Huffington Post | Oscar Williams | Posted 27.01.2017 | UK Tech

How fast is the universe expanding? It’s one of the greatest puzzles of modern physics. But now a team of researchers claims to have cracked it, and...

Hubble Telescope Captured An Amazing Aurora In Jupiter's Atmosphere

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 27.01.2017 | UK Tech

We all know Earth’s own little aurora borealis, or Northern Lights, is pretty spectacular. But did you know we aren’t the only planet in our solar...

Scientists Have Discovered A Nearby Planet That Could Support Life

The Huffington Post | Oscar Williams | Posted 20.01.2017 | UK Tech

Astronomers are investigating whether a planet just 14 light years from Earth could support life. Critically, Wolf 1061c orbits within its solar syste...

Where's Voyager? NASA's Interstellar Map Reveals Its Location In Deep Space

The Huffington Post | Oscar Williams | Posted 10.01.2017 | UK Tech

Since 1977, NASA’s Voyager probes have travelled several billions of miles through space, further than any human-made object before them. So where e...

Supermassive Black Hole Looks Absolutely Beautiful Before Engulfing An Entire Galaxy

The Huffington Post | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 02.12.2016 | UK Tech

Never has destruction looked so beautiful. NASA and the European Space Agency’s Hubble Space Telescope has captured this incredible image of ill-fat...

Don't Panic, But NASA Has Detected High-Speed Flaming 'Cannonballs' Hurtling Through Space

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 10.10.2016 | UK Tech

The NASA Hubble telescope has detected shooting ‘cannonballs’ twice as big as the planet Mars hurtling through space. The superhot blots of gas, o...

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 ...