An overview of the mission of the Hubble Space Telescope, a joint project between NASA and the European Space Agency which will be used to study deep space, as well as our solar system is presented. The video contains animations depicting the Hubble Space Telescope in orbit, as well as footage of scientists at the Space Telescope Science Institute making real time observations. The images Hubble acquires will be downloaded into a database that contains images of over 19,000,0000 celestial objects called the Star Catalog.
National Aeronautics and Space Administration Report
- Pub Date:
- February 1990
- Hubble Space Telescope;
- Space Observations (From Earth);
- Data Acquisition;
- Research Facilities;