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Asteroid-Hunting Telescope Is Being Urgently Taken Down to Avoid 'Catastrophic' Collapse

ByMorgan McFall-Johnsen, Dave Mosher, Business Insider One of the world's most iconic astronomical observatories has fallen apart beyond repair. Now it threatens to collapse entirely. Following two...

Space Telescope Ariel: UK-led 'planet hunter' cleared for mission – 'We go full speed'

ByAnd yet, questions remain about what these worlds are like and whether they could host life. Ariel, however, will not answer the latter question as...

Another Cable Just Broke at The Iconic Arecibo Telescope, And Scientists Are Worried

ByPeter Dockrill For the second time in only a matter of months, a cable accident has occurred at the Arecibo Observatory in Puerto Rico, causing...

NASA news: Hubble Space Telescope observes incredible supernova ‘fireworks display’

The supernova explosion occurred in a spiral galaxy 70 million light-years away. A supernova is a luminous stellar explosion, which is either the consequence...

NASA news: Meathook Galaxy where star died in nuclear blast caught by Hubble telescope

The galaxy, officially known as NGC 2442, has been nicknamed the Meathook Galaxy due to its irregular features. Two coiling arms appear to stretch...

The Iconic Arecibo Telescope Goes Quiet After Major Damage

Early Monday morning, a cable suspended over the Arecibo Telescope in Puerto Rico broke and left a 100-foot-long gash in the dish of the...

Saturn images: NASA's Hubble telescope snaps new portrait of Saturn in crisp detail

At the same time, Saturn's barely visible south pole has a blue hue. Lead investigator Amy Simon of NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center said: "It's...

NASA photo: Space agency's Hubble Telescope captures TWO asteroid trails

At first sight, the latest image from the NASA's Hubble Space Telescope shows the sparkling stars of AGC111977, a dwarf galaxy located around 15...

Giant Magellan Telescope: Chief scientists explain all about 'alien planet hunter' GMT

Once operational as expected in 2028, the telescope will perch on the summit of Chilean wilderness, housed in a 22-story-tall building already under construction....

NASA Names The Next Space Telescope After The Brilliant 'Mother of Hubble'

That breadth will help scientists test Albert Einstein's general theory of relativity and search for signs of "dark energy," a mysterious force that makes...

NASA news: Alien-hunting James Webb Space Telescope is stowed and primed for testing

The £8.25billion ($ 10billion) James Webb Space Telescope (JWST) is the biggest and most complex scientific instrument ever built. With the groundbreaking design...

NASA news: Comet ATLAS disintegrates before Hubble Space Telescope – 'Really exciting'

As the comet disintegrates on its journey around the Sun, some of the pieces that have broken off are as big as a house. Before...

Trump’s new US Space Force to deploy surveillance telescope in Australia

The device is designed to track and identify debris and satellites more than 22,000 miles above Earth according to space news. It is expected to...

Celestron StarSense Explorer Telescope Review: Astronomy Made Simple

Few of us can see the Milky Way from our homes any more due to light pollution, and fewer still spend nights around campfires...

Hubble Space Telescope detects ‘elusive’ evidence of mysterious black holes

Intermediate-mass black holes are usually harder to find according to Science Focus, but data that one is tucked away in a star cluster has...

NASA news: Whirpool galaxy snapped in stunning detail by Hubble Space Telescope

The spiral galaxy is neighboured by the smaller, yellowish galaxy NGC 5195 and the two appear to be locked in a game of tug-of-war....

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