5/19/2016STScI-2016-151.Hubble Takes Mars Portrait Near Close Approach
On May 12, 2016, astronomers using NASA's Hubble Space Telescope captured this striking image of Mars, when the planet was 50 million miles from Earth. The photo reveals... (More)
2/5/2015STScI-2015-057.Hubble Captures Rare Triple-Moon Conjunction
Firing off a string of snapshots like a sports photographer at a NASCAR race, NASA's Hubble Space Telescope captured a rare look at three of Jupiter's largest moons zipping... (More)
10/17/2013STScI-2013-4219.Comet ISON Appears Intact
A new image of the sunward plunging Comet ISON taken by NASA's Hubble Space Telescope on October 9, 2013, suggests that the comet is intact despite some predictions that the fragile icy nucleus... (More)
7/25/2013STScI-2013-3120.Galaxies, Comets, and Stars! Oh My!
In this Hubble Space Telescope composite image taken in April 2013, the sun-approaching Comet ISON floats against a seemingly infinite backdrop of numerous galaxies and a handful... (More)