The supernova was observed by Hubble astronomers to “precisely measure the expansion rate of the universe”.
The mystery has enthralled skywatchers since the star began to lose brightness, and fast, in October 2019.
Stars that reside in the centre of a cluster would have lesser chances of forming planets while the chances of planet formation are higher in the outer layers.
People will be able to see inner regions of faraway galaxies, close ups of planets, nebulas, the nuclei of comets and more with this feature.
NASA renames its next-generation space telescope — WFIRST — after ‘Mother of Hubble’ Nancy Grace Roman
She is credited for the Hubble Space Telescope and convinced NASA and the US Congress launching the world's most powerful space telescope was a priority
Hubble has been placed in space to observe the most distant stars and galaxies, as well as planets in our solar system.
Hubble is the first major optical telescope to be placed in space and has an unobstructed view of the universe.
Black holes are extreme environments and are a testing ground for the laws of physics and our understanding of how the Universe works.
The UGC 2995 galaxy is as large as you can make a disk galaxy without hitting anything else in space.
The ringed planet was captured by Hubble on 20 June, when Saturn was at its closest to Earth — 1.36 billion km away.
The generally accepted age of the universe is 13.7 billion years, based on a Hubble Constant of 70
The space telescope was first launched on 25 August 2003 captures images in Infrared.
As the core of the star shrinks and grows hotter, it emits UV light that makes the gases around it glow.
A popular theory claims that the Milky Way will collide with the neighbouring Andromeda in 4 bn years.
One of the most striking features of Jupiter — the Great Red Spot — is an anticyclone storm that has been shrinking since the 1800s.
The black hole is at the heart of a spiral galaxy, NGC 3147, located 130 million light-years away.
The telescopes were pointed to the exoplanet to study 12 transits & 20 eclipses around its home star.
The carbon atoms is one of the three identified compounds that are found in the interstellar medium.
Space is the final frontier that man continues to explore and study, from the first man on the Moon to a rover on Mars.
The spiral galaxy is roughly the size of our own, with a bar-like central region stretching from its core,