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Space Telescopes

Nov 20, 2012
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Discovery Channel Telescope Starting to See Light
The Discovery Channel Telescope is under construction. Discovery News' Kasey-Dee Gardner and Space Producer Dave Mosher find out its status.
Prepping a Telescope Mirror
One of the key elements of the Discovery Channel Telescope is getting ready to see daylight. Kasey-Dee Gardner finds how to prep such a big mirror.
The Skinny On Hubble's New Camera
The Wide Field Camera 3 will let Hubble look deeper into space and further back in time than ever before. Dave Mosher gets the details on the telescope's newest eyes. Jorge Ribas produces.
How Hubble Sees
The Hubble Space Telescope uses a series of mirrors to gather visible, ultraviolet, and infrared light.
Hubble Captures Saturn's Aurorae
NASA and ESA astronomers released movies of Saturn's northern and southern lights, glimpsed edge-on for the first time by the Hubble Space Telescope. Jorge Ribas reports.
Hubble Awaits Final Tune-Up
With one last Hubble servicing mission left, Discovery Space Producer Dave Mosher and Jorge Ribas find out exactly what upgrades await the space telescope.
Hubble Trouble
A glitch in a computer onboard the Hubble Space Telescope is causing communication issues. Discovery News finds out how NASA is fixing this long distance problem.
Extreme Tool Builder
The Hubble Space Telescope wouldn't work without Jill McGuire. That's because she and her team help build the tools that keep it running. She talks to Jorge Ribas about her cool job.
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