Hubble celebrates 27 years with two close friends

Hubble Space Telescope celebrates its 27th birthday with a striking pair of very different looking spiral galaxies. The edge-on galaxy (left) is called NGC 4302, and the tilted galaxy (right) is called NGC 4298. Although the pinwheel galaxies look quite different because they are angled at different positions on the sky, they are actually quite similar in terms of their structure and contents.

Hubble celebrates 27 years with two close friends

This stunning cosmic pairing of the two very different looking spiral galaxies NGC 4302 and NGC 4298 was imaged by the NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope. The image brilliantly captures their warm ...

Thu 20 Apr 17 from Phys.org

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Spiral Galaxies Shimmer in Hubble Telescope's 27th Birthday Photos

The Hubble Space Telescope, which launched into low Earth orbit on April 24, 1990, kicked off this year's birthday celebration with some dazzling new views of a pair of spiral galaxies.

Fri 21 Apr 17 from SPACE.com

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Galaxies snuggle up in Hubble 27th anniversary image - CNET

The Hubble Space Telescope birthday celebration kicks off with a gorgeous image of two spiral galaxies that like to buddy up.

Thu 20 Apr 17 from CNET

Cosmic pairing

The Hubble Space Telescope celebrates 27 years with two close friends

Mon 24 Apr 17 from ESA

Hubble celebrates 27th birthday with tilted view of two spiral galaxies

The Hubble Space Telescope is 27 years old today. To celebrate, the telescope snapped a portrait showcasing a pair of spiral galaxies at unique angles.

Thu 20 Apr 17 from UPI

A New Angle on Two Spiral Galaxies for Hubble's 27th Birthday

Hubble Space Telescope celebrates its 27th birthday with a striking pair of very different looking spiral galaxies. The edge-on galaxy (left) is called NGC 4302, and the tilted galaxy (right) ...

Thu 20 Apr 17 from Newswise

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