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Aug 26, 2014 01:16 PM ET // Ian O'Neill
This thick cloud of dust and gas may look like a dark and foreboding corner of our galaxy, but it is actually a region of star birth that exhibits a smorgasbord of stellar phenomena. Continue reading →
Aug 25, 2014 03:22 PM ET // Ian O'Neill
The space telescope has zoomed in on a galactic pair that are gravitationally disturbing one another's stellar populations. Continue reading →
Mar 6, 2014 12:58 PM ET // Ian O'Neill
Hubble has observed some weird things since it was launched in 1990, but this is probably one of the strangest. Continue reading →
Jan 13, 2014 03:12 PM ET // Ian O'Neill
Massive stars can be their own worst enemy, especially when they get old. Continue reading →
Jan 2, 2014 04:54 PM ET // Ian O'Neill
Hubble has been used to probe the atmospheres of two exoplanets, revealing that even exotic new worlds have grey days. Continue reading →
Nov 7, 2013 01:17 PM ET // Ian O'Neill
The Hubble space telescope sure has seen some strange things in deep space -- but this most recent find is possibly one of the strangest. Continue reading →
Nov 5, 2013 03:27 PM ET // Ian O'Neill
The space telescope has imaged the nearest star to the sun, Proxima Centauri, but it's still just a point of light shining in the night. Continue reading →
Oct 8, 2013 06:01 PM ET // Irene Klotz
A bright inner moon of Neptune that has been missing in action since 1989 has been spotted. Continue reading →
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