Government IT: 19 Years of Heavenly Images from NASA's Hubble Telescope

 
 
By Roy Mark  |  Posted 2009-05-22
 
 
 

19 Years of Heavenly Images from NASAs Hubble Telescope

by Roy Mark

19 Years of Heavenly Images from NASAs Hubble Telescope

Dust Band Around the Nucleus of 'Black Eye Galaxy' M64

Credit: NASA and The Hubble Heritage Team

Dust Band Around the Nucleus of 'Black Eye Galaxy' M64

Spiral Galaxy NGC 4603

Credit: NASA

Spiral Galaxy NGC 4603

Gas Pillars in the Eagle Nebula (M16)

Credit: NASA, ESA, STScI, J. Hester and P. Scowen (Arizona State University)

Gas Pillars in the Eagle Nebula (M16)

The Majestic Sombrero Galaxy (M104)

Credit: NASA and The Hubble Heritage Team

The Majestic Sombrero Galaxy (M104)

Star-Birth Clouds in M16

Credit: NASA, ESA, STScI, J. Hester and P. Scowen (Arizona State University)

Star-Birth Clouds in M16

Giant Disk of Cold Gas and Dust Fuels Possible Black Hole at NGC 4261

Credit: Walter Jaffe/Leiden Observatory, Holland Ford/JHU/STScI, and NASA

Giant Disk of Cold Gas and Dust Fuels Possible Black Hole at NGC 4261

An Infrared View of Saturn

Credit: Erich Karkoschka (University of Arizona) and NASA

An Infrared View of Saturn

A Perfect Storm of Turbulent Gases in the Omega/Swan Nebula (M17)

Credit: NASA, ESA and J. Hester (ASU)

A Perfect Storm of Turbulent Gases in the Omega/Swan Nebula (M17)

Mars: Closest Approach 2007

Credit: NASA, ESA, the Hubble Heritage Team (STScI/AURA), J. Bell (Cornell University) and M. Wolff (Space Science Institute, Boulder)

Mars: Closest Approach 2007

Interacting Spiral Galaxies NGC 2207 and IC 2163

Credit: NASA, ESA and The Hubble Heritage Team (STScI)

Interacting Spiral Galaxies NGC 2207 and IC 2163

Rings and Moons Circling Uranus

Credit: NASA and Erich Karkoschka (University of Arizona)

Rings and Moons Circling Uranus

The Eagle Has Risen: Stellar Spire in the Eagle Nebula

Credit: NASA, ESA and The Hubble Heritage Team (STScI/AURA)

The Eagle Has Risen: Stellar Spire in the Eagle Nebula

Springtime on Neptune; 1996 Image of Neptune

Credit: NASA, L. Sromovsky and P. Fry (University of Wisconsin-Madison)

Springtime on Neptune; 1996 Image of Neptune

The Bubble Nebula (NGC 7635)

The Hubble Heritage Team (AURA/STScI/NASA)

The Bubble Nebula (NGC 7635)

Detail of Saturns Rings, Disk and Shadow

Credit: NASA, ESA and E. Karkoschka (University of Arizona)

Detail of Saturns Rings, Disk and Shadow

Abstract Art Found in the Orion Nebula

Credit: NASA, ESA and The Hubble Heritage Team (STScI/AURA)

Abstract Art Found in the Orion Nebula

SN 1006 Supernova Remnant

Credit: NASA, ESA and the Hubble Heritage Team (STScI/AURA)

SN 1006 Supernova Remnant

Light Echoes from Red Supergiant Star V838 Monocerotis

Credit: NASA, ESA and H.E. Bond (STScI)

Light Echoes from Red Supergiant Star V838 Monocerotis

Edifice of Gas and Dust in the Cone Nebula

Credit: NASA, The NICMOS Group (STScI, ESA) and The NICMOSScience Team (University of Arizona)

Edifice of Gas and Dust in the Cone Nebula

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