Ground based telescopes have surpassed Hubble Space Telescope in picture sharpness

Posted in Science on 19th Jul, 2018
by Alex Muller

Its possible to capture images from the ground at visible wavelengths that are sharper than those from the Hubble Space Telescope.

Proposed space telescope for quality viewing of earth sized exoplanets out to 45 light years

Posted in Hardware on 16th Aug, 2016
by Alex Muller

The High Definition Space Telescope would be five times as big and 100 times as sensitive as Hubble.

NASA approves five more years for Hubble Space Telescope

Posted in Science on 26th Jun, 2016
by Alex Muller

It will still be on the job when its successor, the James Webb Space Telescope (JWST) launches in 2018, giving astronomers a dual view of the universe.

Hubble Telescope clocks a faster rate of cosmic expansion

Posted in Featured, Science on 3rd Jun, 2016
by Alex Muller

The Universe may be expanding up to 9% faster than previously thought.

James Webb: Hubble successor maintains course

Posted in Science on 27th Jan, 2016
by Alex Muller

The successor to the Hubble Space Telescope is reaching some key milestones in its preparation for launch in 2018.