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The latest news about astronomy, space and the NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope presented in High Definition is only for devices that play High Definition video (not iPhone or iPod). To watch the Hubblecast on your iPod and/or iPhone, please download the Standard Definition version also available on iTunes.
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Hubblecast 111: Hubble sees `Oumuamua getting a boost

Wed, 06/27/2018 - 1:00pm
Astronomers have found that ‘Oumuamua, the first interstellar object discovered in the Solar System, is moving away from the Sun faster than expected. Using data from the NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope, in cooperation with ground-based telescopes, a team of researchers concluded that ‘Oumuamua is most likely outgassing — suggesting that this enigmatic interstellar nomad is a peculiar comet rather than an asteroid.
Categories: Astronomy

Hubblecast 110 Light: New test of Einstein’s general relativity

Thu, 06/21/2018 - 2:00pm
An international team of astronomers using Hubble has made the most precise test of general relativity yet outside our Milky Way.
Categories: Astronomy