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Hubble Captures an Image of a Strange Nebula and a Star on the Move

Hubble Captures an Image of a Strange Nebula and a Star on the Move

During one of the few moments when it wasn’t already assigned, the Hubble Telescope captured images of a strange nebula with a distinctive feature.

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It turns out that the universe is big – really, really, really big (really big)

It turns out that the universe is big – really, really, really big (really big)

New research shows that the universe is big, possibly 10 times as big as we previously though, filled with galaxies.

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This image of Andromeda is almost too massive to comprehend

This image of Andromeda is almost too massive to comprehend

NASA just released a new Hubble image of Andromeda that combines several other images taken over the course of 16 hours, using multiple filters. It is almost impossible for our ...

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Hubble captures the images of a dead star

Hubble captures the images of a dead star

The Hubble just captured images of a star that exploded nearly 8,000 years ago. The Veil Nebula was first discovered in 1785, and resides some 2,100 light years away.

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Hubble captures the images of a dead star, blown apart by a supernova

Hubble captures the images of a dead star, blown apart by a supernova

The Hubble just captured images of a star that exploded nearly 8,000 years ago. The Veil Nebula was first discovered in 1785, and resides some 2,100 light years away.

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Hubble turns 25 this week, as its replacement prepares for launch in 2018

Hubble turns 25 this week, as its replacement prepares for launch in 2018

As Hubble celebrates its 25th anniversary, its replacement, the James Webb Space Telescope, is preparing for launch in 2018.

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Hubble captures the first cosmic emoji

Hubble captures the first cosmic emoji

The Hubble Space Telescope captures an image of two distant galaxies that give off the impression they are smiling.

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To celebrate 25 years of the Hubble, NASA captures “The Pillars of Creation” in HD

To celebrate 25 years of the Hubble, NASA captures “The Pillars of Creation” in HD

The "Pillars of Creation" is one of the most famous images taken by the Hubble in its 25 years. To honor that, NASA has released an HD version of the image.

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