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Diamond stars in a sea of colour

Hubble shows a cluster of sparkling stars carving a niche inside billowing clouds of gas.

Hubble image of NGC 2841

Dusty galaxy shows off its spirals

Hubble produces a new image of a spectacular spiral galaxy 46 million light-years from Earth.

Hubble and Chandra image of SNR B0509-67.5

Hubble’s cosmic bauble

Hubble Space Telescope spots a giant supernova shell in a nearby galaxy.

Eskimo Nebula

Cosmic eyes staring back at us

Called planetary nebulae, they’re the death throes of stars. We present Hubble’s Top 10…

Magnified view of NGC 4150's core

Old galaxies get their second wind

Hubble shows that galaxies thought to be in their twilight years, are undergoing regrowth.

Hubble image of stars in Omega Centauri

Hubble looks 10,000 years into the future

Future course of stars plotted using data from the Hubble Space Telescope.

Planetary nebula NGC 6210

A dying star’s farewell show

Colourful clouds of gas surround the dying ember of a Sun-like star.

Close-up shot of the centre of the Lagoon Nebula

Dive into the Lagoon Nebula

New Hubble Space Telescope image reveals a dreamscape of colour and shade.

Nebulosity in the Carina Nebula

Sculptures in space

Hubble looks deep into the Carina Nebula, a wonderland of cosmic clouds.

How long is a day on Saturn?

How long is a day on Saturn?

Answer…no one’s really sure. But the planet’s auroral “heartbeat” might hold a clue.