the hubble

The Hubble Space Telescope

The Hubble Space telescope officially launched in 1990 and belongs jointly to NASA and also the ESA or European Space Agency. Orbiting the earth it was responsible for those splendid nebula pictures that we now so adore as screensavers on our phones and computer screens. Hubble continues to be the most famous of all telescopes the world over. Over 20 years old, the Hubble operates using old-school technology and runs