Latest Spitzer Space Telescope Stories
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.
NASA said on Monday that its Spitzer Space Telescope and Wide-field Infrared Survey Explorer (WISE) have revealed how the first supernova ever recorded occurred.
NASA said on Wednesday that its Spitzer Space Telescope has detected signs of icy bodies raining down in an alien solar system.
VV 340, also known as Arp 302, provides a textbook example of colliding galaxies seen in the early stages of their interaction.
If this were an inkblot test, you might see a bow tie or a butterfly depending on your personality.