Latest Hubble Deep Field Stories
Astronomers have found the strongest link ever between the most powerful bursts of star formation in the Universe, and the most massive galaxies found today.
Images taken by the Hubble Space Telescope have revealed both a cluster of rare ultra-blue stars and a "double nucleus" of old, reddish stars orbiting a 100-million-solar-mass black hole at the nearby Andromeda spiral galaxy.
In the distant reaches of the universe, almost 13 billion light-years from Earth, a strange species of galaxy lay hidden. Cloaked in dust and dimmed by the intervening distance, even the Hubble Space Telescope couldn't spy it.
Using its near-infrared vision to peer 9 billion years back in time, NASA's Hubble Space Telescope has uncovered an extraordinary population of young dwarf galaxies brimming with star formation.
NASA said on Thursday that astronomers have found evidence for two extrasolar planets using Hubble Space Telescope data from 1998.
Ten-billion-year-old exploding stars were a source of Earth's iron, TAU researchers say.
With the help of the Hubble Space Telescope, researchers have discovered supermassive black holes growing in shockingly small galaxies.
The NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope has produced a close-up view of the galaxy Centaurus A.
WASHINGTON, Jan. 26, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Astronomers have pushed NASA's Hubble Space Telescope to its limits by finding what is likely to be the most distant object ever seen in the universe.
Astronomers who survey galaxies in the distant universe are getting some unexpected help from gravity, according to a new study.
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