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Hubble just captured this ‘fluffy’ galaxy in all its flocculent glory
Fuzzy galaxies like NGC 2775 are more common than you think.
Astronomers find a pair of ‘super Earths’ in a nearby star system
The discovery comes after two decades of watching one of our closest stars.
The Hubble Space Telescope just turned 30, and it’s working better than ever
Thirty, flirty, and thriving!
Blame loose screws and ‘excessive optimism’ for the latest delay of NASA’s new space telescope
James Webb is now slated for a 2021 launch—only a bajillion years late.
NASA’s most anticipated new telescope just got delayed again
The James Webb Space Telescope has an ever-expanding timeline—and projected cost.
Watch the James Webb Space Telescope go through nine months of testing in two minutes
The spectacular scope launches in 2019.
We’ve spotted cloudy weather on a giant exoplanet
And its clouds may be made of gemstones
After 20 Years, NASA Finally Finished Building The James Webb Space Telescope
Now it's ready for the final tests before launch in 2018
A Galaxy Extremely Far, Far Away
Hubble spots the most distant galaxy yet
NASA Gets Serious About Its Next Big Telescope
With a view 100 times larger than Hubble's, the WFIRST scope could discover thousands of exoplanets and millions of galaxies