Hubble Space Telescope

Dancing with the Enemy

While testing a new subsystem on the SPHERE planet-hunting instrument on ESO’s Very Large Telescope, astronomers were able to capture dramatic details of the...

Fresh evidence for new Physics in the universe

By using NASA's Hubble Space Telescope, astronomers have precisely measured the expansion rate of the universe since it was first calculated nearly a century ago....

Neighboring Exoplanets may Hold Water

Seven Earth-sized exoplanets circle, the ultra cool dwarf star TRAPPIST-1 is just 40 light-years from our own blue planet. According to MIT scientists, these...