Breaking with its tradition of not commenting on pending legislation, NASA took to the blogosphere July 17 to blast the $16.6 billion NASA budget the House Appropriations commerce, justice, science (CJS) subcommittee marked up last week.
Like 1996, NASA plans to use Hubble to image six more deep photos.
The 20-nation European Space Agency (ESA) approved a cooperation arrangement with Russiaunder which the Russian space agency, Roscosmos, will provide two Proton rockets to launch what has become the Euro-Russian ExoMars mission in 2016 and 2018.
The NASA-funded Space Telescope Science Institute (STScI) in Baltimore has named one of the world’s largest astronomy databases after U.S. Sen. Barbara Mikulski (D-Md.), a long time champion of the Hubble and James Webb space telescopes.
AUSTIN, Texas — When a team of researchers sifted through old data from the Hubble Space Telescope and discovered two hidden alien planets that had gone unnoticed for 13 years, they inadvertently found a new way to seek out alien worlds.
The Hubble Space Telescope has crossed a major milestone, accumulating 10,000 science papers based on observations from its instruments.
NASA’s prolific Hubble Space Telescope has hit a major milestone after 21 years in orbit: one million science observations, with the latest being a look at possible signs of water in an alien planet’s atmosphere.
Newly released data from NASA’s Swift satellite and Hubble Space Telescope suggest a small asteroid named Scheila that unexpectedly brightened late last year likely had just been struck by a much smaller asteroid, according to a NASA press release.