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“Space Telescopes”

Jun 18, 2015 01:15 PM ET // Elizabeth Howell
Ready for your close-up? How spacecraft changed our image of moons, planets and other objects in our solar system.
Apr 25, 2015 05:30 PM ET // Irene Klotz
As we celebrate Hubble's 25th year in space, let's have a quick rundown of some of the space telescope's key statistics.
Apr 24, 2015 01:00 PM ET // Irene Klotz
It's been an eventful 25 years for what turned out to become the world's best-known telescope and perhaps among the most productive science instruments ever made. Here's a look at Hubble's life in pictures.
Apr 23, 2015 11:40 AM ET // Irene Klotz
Hubble’s scientific bounty has benefited a wide range of astronomical and astrophysical fields, including the study of planets, moons and small icy bodies in the outer solar system and the cosmological history of the universe. Here’s a look at a few of Hubble’s greatest hits.
Apr 20, 2015 05:00 PM ET // Irene Klotz
Underpinning tributes this week marking the 25th anniversary of the Hubble Space Telescope’s launch is the knowledge that the orbiting observatory has years of cutting edge science projects ahead.
Mar 2, 2015 11:00 AM ET // Stuart Gary, ABC Science Online
This image isn't a close-up from the garden, but an active area of strong magnetic fields on the sun's chromosphere.
Dec 26, 2014 09:18 AM ET // Irene Klotz
Congress unexpected adds more money to Obama's NASA budget, much of it earmarked for a journey to Europa.
Dec 18, 2014 06:03 PM ET // Ian O'Neill
NASA's Kepler space telescope has detected its first new extrasolar planet after mission engineers were able to save the mission from a premature death after two of the exoplanet hunter's four stabilizing reaction wheels failed last year.
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