"The large-scale homogeneity of the universe makes it very difficult to believe that the structure of the universe is determined by anything so peripheral as some complicated molecular structure on a minor planet orbiting a very average star in the outer suburbs of a fairly typical galaxy."

— Steven Hawking

Hubble

9 Astronomy MIlestones for 2009

9 Astronomy Milestones in 2009
By Jeremy Hsu
SPECIAL to SPACE.com
posted: 28 December 2009
06:09 pm ET

The Camera That Saved Hubble... Twice

Hubble's view of the M100 Galactic Nucleus

The Camera That Saved Hubble... Twice: JPL's Wide Field and Planetary Camera 2