Carnival of Space #497

Welcome, come in to the 497th Carnival of Space! The Carnival is a community of space science and astronomy writers…

5 years ago

Dream Chaser Spacecraft May Be Used For Hubble Repair Mission

The Trump administration is considering a plan to extend the Hubble's life in case the James Webb Space Telescope fails.

5 years ago

Weekly Space Hangout – Sept 23, 2016: Dr. Frank Timmes and Online Astronomy Education

Host: Fraser Cain (@fcain) Special Guests: Dr. Frank Timmes is an astrophysicist at Arizona State University and will be discussing…

5 years ago

Hubble’s Surprising Find On Europa To Be Announced By NASA Monday

NASA will make a "surprising" announcement about Jupiter's moon Europa on Monday, Sept. 26th, at 2:00 PM EDT. They haven't…

5 years ago

Hubble Captures The Sharpest Image Of A Disintegrating Comet Ever

Comets crack up regularly, but rarely do we get a front row seat to watch one disintegrate before our eyes.…

5 years ago

Hubble Images Three Debris Disks Around G-type Stars

A new study probes the circum-stellar disks structures (CDSs) around 3 Sun-like stars to try to better understand the structure…

5 years ago

Two Nearby Potentially Habitable Planets Are Rocky Worlds

When Hubble first observed the atmospheric conditions of an extrasolar planet in 2000, it opened up that entire field of…

5 years ago

The Hubble Constant Just Got Constantier

A team of astronomers using the Hubble telescope have found that the Universe is expanding more rapidly than thought.

5 years ago

Rock Around the Comet Clock with Hubble

The Hubble Space Telescope takes a deep look into the Comet 252P/LINEAR and discovers a spinning jet. We look at…

5 years ago

Dwarf Dark Matter Galaxy Hides In Einstein Ring

The discovery of a Dwarf Dark Galaxy addresses the Missing Satellite Problem, and tells us we're on the right track…

6 years ago