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A chronology of the Hubble Space Telescope Illustrates the mission's history from conception through its 25 years of ground-breaking observations and discoveries.
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Hubble data are used to make a 3D map of dark matter
Hubble data are used to make a 3D map of dark matter
Release date: January 7, 2007

This three-dimensional map offers a first look at the web-like large-scale distribution of dark matter, an invisible form of matter that accounts for most of...

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Star cluster NGC 602
Star cluster NGC 602
Release date: January 8, 2007

At the heart of a star-forming region in the Small Magellanic Cloud, lies star cluster NGC 602. The high-energy radiation blazing out from the hot young...

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The Carina Nebula
The Carina Nebula
Release date: April 24, 2007

The landscape of the Carina Nebula is sculpted by the action of outflowing winds and scorching ultraviolet radiation from monster stars. In the process,...

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Ring of dark matter discovered
Ring of dark matter discovered
Release date: May 15, 2007

The blue "ring," a map of the dark matter in galaxy cluster Cl 0024+17 is derived from Hubble observations of how the gravity of the cluster distorts the...

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