The Hubble telescope was launched on April 24, 1990, via the space shuttle Discovery from Kennedy Space Centre in Florida.
Here, nestled among a sea of galaxies, is a clear and unmistakable smiley face - two bright blobs suspended above a streak of light.
Hubble has the pointing accuracy of.007 arc seconds, which is like being able to shine a laser beam focused on Franklin D. Roosevelt's head on a dime roughly 200 miles away.
The Hubble Telescope has stared into the abyss, and the abyss has stared back in the form of a smiling face in space found during a search for new galaxies and stars. But many galaxies in the line of sight also appear distorted.
Wisconsin girl, 10, charged with killing baby
The six-month-old was taken to Gillette Children's Hospital in Saint Paul, where he died two days later on 1 November. According to the district attorney, the girl was in foster care at a home which also serves as a daycare in Tilden.
By analysing the luminosity, size and formation rate of young stars in images like these, researchers at NASA hope to better understand how stars are formed in the cold and dusty corners of the Universe.
When stars are born, they emerge from giant clouds of gas, called stellar nurseries.
'WFC3 is able to view distant galaxies at an unprecedented resolution - high enough to locate and study regions of star formation within them, ' NASA said.
NASA's Hubble telescope has just resumed scientific observations after a three-week shutdown. The orbiting observatory was forced to suspend its operation due to a gyroscope failure. It's important to study stellar formation within different galaxies to gain a richer context, which is why Hubble had its gaze fixed on a galaxy cluster.
Earlier, scientists have uncovered the mystery of black holes in the Universe.
It continues a remarkable year for the jockey, who recently won $13 million The Everest for the second occasion on Redzel. Racing Victoria vets found he was lame in the near foreleg after the race. "It's very sad but it could have been worse".
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A report from the Inspector General of DHS released in July 2017, concluded that allegations were unsubstantiated. Kemp's office blamed that breach on Kennesaw State University, which managed the system on Kemp's behalf.
"I'm not saying Ted Cruz supports racist policies, but he was just given the 9 AM hour of Today show", Triumph snarked. Ted Cruz (R-TX), he has undoubtedly developed a stronghold of support and significant campaign funds.
She plans to buy a new house and replace her vehicle , a Ford Fiesta with 228,500 kilometres "that people have beat up". West's ticket split the Powerball jackpot in the October 27 drawing with a ticket purchased in New York City.
Monday's action brings to more than 900 the number of Iranian entities sanctioned by the Trump administration in almost two years. Lord Lamont said the sanctions were aimed at bringing regime change in Iran by encouraging "discontent" among Iranian people.
Last month Tesla reported a $311.5 million profit for the July-through-September period, its first quarterly profit in two years. Tesla said to its knowledge no government agency in any ongoing investigation has concluded any wrongdoing occurred.
The Star Tribune reported the girl appeared in court in handcuffs and was charged with first-degree intentional homicide. According to the district attorney, Treu and a friend bought an air duster and were huffing in the vehicle .
Mark Taylor has called for the bloodletting at Cricket Australia to end and the healing to begin after becoming the latest casualty of the crisis in the sport.
Term elections 2018: Trump makes final bid for votes
Here is something with a broad base of support among voters of both parties, a commonsense idea that has no ideological component. These voters also backed Republicans for the Senate in Wisconsin and Pennsylvania, allowing them to scrape to victory.
Barty downs Wang to win WTA Elite Trophy
The ninth seed imposed herself early in the match, winning the first four games on her way to taking the first set comfortably. The Elite Trophy features 12 players ranked roughly from nine to 20, and is set to be played in Zhuhai until 2019.
Details emerge about PG-13 Deadpool 2 re-release
In the time since, we've heard very little about what's going on with that project, but today we've got quite an update. The film will have a limited engagement starting December 12 and conclude on Christmas Eve, December 24, 2018.
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In fact, if you live in one of the 34 states that allows early voting, you may have exercised your democratic right already. This is the business' way of giving back to the community and encouraging people to vote , office manager Joseph Welch said.
Rotating postal strikes hit Guelph
Giovanni Cuda, president of CUPW, Local 508 in Brantford, said 156 local members began a 24-hour strike at 12:01 a.m. Walkouts mean mail and parcels will not be picked up or delivered in the areas that strike action is taking place.
Fisherman saves toddler floating face-down in the ocean
Although not explicitly stated, the child was most likely floating unconsciously in the water for at least part of the time. Murphy's Holiday Camp co-owner Rebecca Salter told the BBC the incident unfolded on the first day of the family's stay.
Supreme Court rejects net neutrality appeal
It's a victory for net neutrality advocates, as it maintains pre-existing legal precedent necessary to protect net neutrality. In this case, the decision goes against the Pai/Trump doctrine and bolsters the Wheeler/Obama version of net neutrality.