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  • 12/18/2007 Mars: Closest Approach 2007 STScI-2007-45 2. Mars: Closest Approach 2007 NASA's Hubble Space Telescope took this close-up of the red planet Mars when it was just 55 million miles 88 million kilometers away. This color image was assembled from a series of exposures... (More)

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  • 8/27/2003 Mars: Closest Encounter STScI-2003-22 4. Mars: Closest Encounter These two images, taken 11 hours apart with NASA's Hubble Space Telescope, reveal two nearly opposite sides of Mars. Hubble snapped these photos as the red planet was making its closest approach... (More)

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  • 6/30/1999 A Closer Encounter with Mars STScI-1999-27 7. A Closer Encounter with Mars Taking advantage of Mars's closest approach to Earth in eight years, astronomers using the Hubble telescope have taken the space-based observatory's sharpest views yet of the Red Planet. (More)
  • 5/19/1999 Colossal Cyclone Swirls near Martian North Pole STScI-1999-22 8. Colossal Cyclone Swirls near Martian North Pole Astronomers using the Hubble telescope have discovered an enormous cyclonic storm system raging in the northern polar regions of the planet Mars. (More)
  • 2/25/1999 Martian Colors Provide Clues about Martian Water STScI-1999-07 9. Martian Colors Provide Clues about Martian Water Hubble telescope images of Mars detail a rich geologic history and provide further evidence for water-bearing minerals on the planet's surface. (More)

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  • 11/29/1995 HST's Greatest Hits 1990-1995 STScI-1995-49 16. HST's Greatest Hits 1990-1995 Hubble Space Telescope evokes a new sense of awe and wonder about the infinite richness of our universe in dramatic, unprecedented pictures of celestial objects. Like a traveler sharing... (More)
  • 3/21/1995 Hubble Monitors Weather on Neighboring Planets STScI-1995-16 17. Hubble Monitors Weather on Neighboring Planets What's the weather for Mars and Venus? The Hubble telescope has given astronomers a peek. The telescope is serving as an interplanetary weather satellite for studying the climate... (More)

1991

  • 5/30/1991 Mars, Three-color Composite STScI-1991-11 18. Mars, Three-color Composite Exposures taken through separate red, green, and blue filters and used to create a color image of Mars (lower right). The red filter shows the best surface detail. Because Mars' atmosphere scatters... (More)
  • 3/18/1991 NASA's Hubble Space Telescope To Monitor Changes On Mars STScI-1991-05 19. NASA's Hubble Space Telescope To Monitor Changes On Mars NASA's Hubble Space Telescope (HST) has begun a long-term program to monitor seasonal and interannual changes that occur on the surface and in the atmosphere... (More)
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