Hubble Space Telescope

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Hub′ble Space′ Tel`escope

an orbiting astronomical observatory launched in 1990, designed to observe extremely distant space from its orbit 370 mi. (592 km) above the earth's atmosphere.
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It is noteworthy that the Hubble Space Telescope, which was launched into Earth's orbit in April 1990, travels about five miles per second and each orbit takes 96 minutes.
The photo was taken by the ( Hubble Space Telescope  as it surveyed the central regions of roughly 145 nearby disk galaxies.
The Hubble space telescope was first carried by Space Shuttle Discovery into orbit on April 24, 1990.
To determine the colour of GN-z11, NASA used the Hubble Space Telescope and the Spitzer Space Telescope.
Beginning with a brief biography of the telescope's namesake, Nasa Hubble Space Telescope Owner's Workshop Manual takes you from the telescope's design and development, through its launch and deployment, to its successor: the James Webb Space Telescope.
* Spangeburg, Ray, The Hubble Space Telescope (Out of This World).
But they can be captured by a new highly sensitive camera on the Hubble Space Telescope.
Hoffman gave a lecture entitled "Astronaut Servicing of the Hubble Space Telescope: Rescue, Repair, and a Look towards the Future" describing his experiences as an astronaut.
Preston Burch, associate director and programme manager for the Hubble Space Telescope at Goddard said: "I think it's important to remember that ACS was designed to work for five years.
The publisher maintains its high standing with The Hubble Space Telescope, which provides a lively and well-illustrated overview of the history of a scientific tool that has become a beloved object to the public.
The Aberdeen Proving Ground (APG) Chapter recently was briefed on the NASA Hubble Space Telescope program.
The Hubble Space Telescope brought deep space into focus like never before.