Taking Hubble's Universe to 3-D

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Duration: 2 minutes, 58 seconds

This movie shows how the science visualization team at the Space Telescope Science Institute (STScI) in Baltimore, Md., transforms Hubble Space Telescope 2-D photographs into 3-D environments, which give viewers the impression that they are space travelers taking a tour of Hubble's most popular targets. These 3-D astronomy visualizations are part of the new Imax film "Hubble 3D." The 43-minute Imax 3-D movie chronicles the 20-year life of the Hubble telescope and includes highlights from the May 2009 servicing mission, with footage taken by the astronauts.

Announcements, Features, HD Video, Hubble Mission


NASA and M. Estacion (STScI)

Publication: March 19, 2010

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