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Events and Official Press releases supporting The Telescope's 25th Anniversary Celebration
JULY 23
2015

Interview with Zolt Levay in The Insight

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Meet Zolt Levay, the imaging group lead in the Office of Public Outreach for the Hubble Space Telescope, in this interview by The Insight. Levay discusses his work with Hubble throughout the telescope’s 25 years, his favorite images, and...


JULY 14
2015

Congratulations from Hubble to the New Horizons team!

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The New Horizons spacecraft has arrived at Pluto after a decade-long journey, collecting images and data as it flies by the dwarf planet at 28,000 mph (45,000 km/h). Keep track of this historic event at http://pluto.jhuapl.edu/, or on...


JUNE 25
2015

What Has Hubble Learned About Pluto’s Neighborhood?

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The New Horizons mission is rapidly approaching Pluto, and will soon show us the first-ever detailed images of the dwarf planet. Until this year, the best pictures of Pluto have been captured by the Hubble Space Telescope. Find out how...


JUNE 23
2015

Hubble's Legacy eBook from the Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum

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This book, which includes contributions from historians of science, key scientists and administrators, and one of the principal astronauts who led many of the servicing missions, is meant to capture the history of this iconic instrument....


JUNE 5
2015

25th Anniversary Video Series – Oh Planet, What Art Thou?

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This episode of "Hubble at 25" uncovers Hubble's key role in the study of planets beyond our own solar system. Thousands of "exoplanets" candidates have been discovered. While Hubble is not responsible for most exoplanet detections, it is...


APRIL 24
2015

25th Anniversary Video Series – The Incredible Time Machine

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With about a million observations under its belt during its 25 years of service, some of the Hubble Space Telescope's most memorable images have been of the vastness of space and the early days of the universe. These "deep-field" images...


APRIL 23
2015

Hubble Space Telescope Celebrates 25 Years of Unveiling the Universe

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NASA and ESA celebrate the Hubble Space Telescope's silver anniversary of 25 years in space by unveiling some of nature's own fireworks — a giant cluster of about 3,000 stars called Westerlund 2. The cluster resides inside a vibrant stellar...


APRIL 20
2015

"Astronomy: Hubble's Legacy" in Nature

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Hubble astrophysicist Dr. Mario Livio discusses Hubble's past, its successes, what comes next, and the future of space telescopes in this Nature article.


APRIL 20
2015

"Hubble at 25 Hailed as Greatest Scientific Instrument" in USA Today

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This USA Today article discusses Hubble's history and impact as the telescope reaches its 25th anniversary.