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Apr 26, 2016 03:56 PM ET // Ian O'Neill
The protective covers have been removed from the James Webb Space Telescope's mirrors at a NASA cleanroom, showing off the next-generation space telescope's golden beauty.
Apr 26, 2016 02:33 PM ET // Irene Klotz
Astronomers using the Hubble Space Telescope have found a tiny, dark moon circling the dwarf planet Makemake, a Pluto sibling in the solar system’s distant Kuiper Belt.
Apr 21, 2016 03:13 PM ET // Ian O'Neill
To celebrate its 26th year in space -- yes, twenty-six years! -- Hubble has gotten into the birthday spirit and captured a stunning portrait of the aptly-named 'Bubble Nebula.'
Mar 28, 2016 06:50 AM ET // Elizabeth Howell
Roughly 7 percent of the Milky Way's red dwarf stars live in the outer reaches of the galaxy.
Mar 17, 2016 04:35 PM ET // Irene Klotz
Curious where the super stars live? Head in the direction of the Tarantula Nebula in the Large Magellanic Cloud and keep going for 170,000 light-years.
Mar 3, 2016 02:21 PM ET // Irene Klotz
Astronomers using the Hubble Space Telescope have spotted a bright galaxy located a record-breaking 13.4 billion light years away, the most distant galaxy found yet.
Dec 17, 2015 07:00 AM ET // Ian O'Neill
Right in time for the release of the new 'Star Wars' movie, Hubble spies a young star with some very Jedi-like qualities.
Dec 16, 2015 06:34 PM ET // Irene Klotz
An ancient supernova that was serendipitously captured in four Hubble space telescope images thanks to a naturally occurring cosmic magnifying lens has reappeared, as astronomers predicted.
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