Topic: James Webb Space Telescope
The Hubble Telescope was launched on April 24, 1990. NASA says the best is yet to come.
04/24/2010 12:55 pm
Astronomers have for the first time made detailed measurements of an exoplanet in the temperate zone around its star. Their conclusion: It looks a lot like a planet in our solar system.
03/17/2010 05:13 pm
New Hubble telescope images provide a look at the cosmos when it was just 600 to 800 million years old. Galaxies from this period might have helped transform the universe from dark to light.
01/05/2010 03:27 pm
NASA is scheduled to launch its WISE space observatory Monday. It will map the whole sky in infrared wavelengths, potentially revealing objects many telescopes can't see.
12/13/2009 06:25 pm
In Pictures NASA's Future of Space Exploration
Column: Greatest advances include efforts to reprogram cells, ways to see distant planets, and a less expensive way to turn water into fuel.
01/07/2009 12:00 am
The breakthrough images include a three-planet system around a sun-like star.
11/13/2008 12:00 am