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Hubble Astronomers Locate Exoplanet With Comet-Like Tail

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According to Hubble scientists the Hubble Space Telescope recently discovered a cloudy conflagration of hydrogen gas around a Neptune-sized exoplanet named GJ 436b. Its atmosphere, which is presently bleeding out into space, has been named “The Behemoth.” Scientists believe that ...

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Group of Four Galaxies Discovered, But are not ‘One of a Kind’

4 galaxies huddle close together in new Hubble Space Telescope photo

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A group of four galaxies, which includes a galactic cannibal, are glowing brightly in the vast darkness of space. The Hubble Space Telescope captured a picture of the quartet of this galactic foursome. Named NGC 839, NGC 838, NGC 835 ...

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Unique Star Found By Hubble Named NASTY 1

HUBBLE TELESCOPE HAS FOUND STRANGE STAR NASTY 1

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Astronomers have discovered a fast aging, huge star which has been never seen before in the Milky Way galaxy. The star was discovered through the Hubble Space Telescope. Astronomers have named it Nasty 1, which is a play on its ...

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The Hubble Telescope Photos Have Mesmerized Science For 25 Years

Planetary Nebula NGC 2818, Hubble Space Telescope /NASA

The Hubble space telescope began its task 25 years ago, peering from orbit into the fathomless universe and gathering images of stars and galaxies so far off in space and time that some had formed when the universe itself was forever ...

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Successor To Hubble Space Telescope Aims To Find Alien Life

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With the venerable and venerated Hubble Space Telescope reaching the 25th anniversary of its launch into orbit this year,it’s successor is being prepped for action by the National Aeronautics and Space Administration. While it will succeed the Hubble once it’s finished being ...

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Research Proves the Existence of Salty Seas in Ganymede

Hubble telescope spots ocean on Jupiter moon Ganymede

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The biggest moon in our solar system has a salt-filled ocean beneath its ocean surface, according to a study which observed the flickering auroras of the moon to probe its interior.   It is suggested that there are a number ...

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Hubble Discovers Ancient, Mysterious Galaxy

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According to new findings just published in Nature, a group of astronomers have discovered a mysterious galaxy so far away that it can be considered to be “near the dawn of time.” Unlike other infant star systems previously discovered, this ...

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Hubble Captures New Images of the Dusty Star Beta Pictoris

Hubble captures new images of planet’s perturbations in disk around star

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According to a statement by the space agency NASA, the Hubble Space Telescope has acquired recent images that show a primordial planet plowing through the debris disk around the star Beta Pictoris. Beta Pictoris is considered a young star as ...

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Hubble Captures Io, Europa, Callisto Passing In Front Of Jupiter

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Jupiter has more stable moons than any other planet in the solar system (67 to be exact) but four stands out amongst the rest. Discovered by Galileo, they’re the planet’s four largest moons: Io, Europa, Ganymede and Callisto. All four ...

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