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The latest news about astronomy, space, and the NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope.
|1||VideoHubblecast 88: Mysterious Ripples Found Racing Through Planet-forming Disc||Using images from the NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope and ESO’s Very Large Telescope, astronomers have discovered unique and totally unexpected structures within the dusty disc around the star AU Microscopii.||10/7/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
|2||VideoHubblecast Episode 87: The many mysteries of Pluto||Before NASA's New Horizons probe flew past Pluto in July 2015, almost all of the information scientists had about this mysterious dwarf planet came from observations made by Hubble. In the newest episode of the Hubblecast, we present Hubble's discove||9/23/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
|3||VideoHubblecast 86: The wings of the Twin Jet Nebula||This Hubblecast explores the wings of Twin Jet Nebula which were observed and studied by the NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope.||8/26/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
|4||VideoHubblecast episode 85: Ode to Hubble||To celebrate Hubble's 25th birthday ESA/Hubble asked the public to produce and submit short videos illustrating how Hubble has inspired them. This new Hubblecast episode presents the two winning videos. The episode also introduces us to the creators||6/5/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
|5||VideoHubblecast 84: A starry snapshot for Hubble’s 25th||This Hubblecast explores the new image of star cluster Westerlund 2, taken by the NASA/ESA Hubble Space telescope and released to celebrate its 25th year in orbit.||4/23/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
|6||VideoHubblecast 83: A cosmic double act — Hubble meets James Webb||As Hubble enters its 25th year in orbit, with celebrations planned around the world for its anniversary on 24 April 2015, this Hubblecast celebrates the relationship that the telescope will have with its future colleague, the James Webb Space Telesco||3/19/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
|7||VideoHubblecast 82: New view of the Pillars of Creation||The NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope has revisited one of its most iconic and popular images: the Eagle Nebula’s Pillars of Creation. This time Hubble has not just one image for us, but two: as well as the new visible-light image the telescope used||1/5/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
|8||VideoHubblecast 81: Ode to Hubble||Hubble has achieved an extraordinary amount in its lifetime and 2015 will mark 25 years since its launch. The year 2015 will be filled with Hubble-related activities for you to enjoy and, most importantly, get involved with. In this Hubblecast we||12/10/2014||Free||View In iTunes|
|9||VideoHubblecast 80: The riddle of the missing stars||New observations of four globular clusters in the Fornax dwarf galaxy have called into question one of the leading theories about how these clusters form. In this episode we explain the mystery behind these objects and how it is deepened by these new||11/20/2014||Free||View In iTunes|
|10||VideoHubblecast 79: Q&A with Dr J part 2||In the summer of 2014 we asked the public to send us their Hubble- and astronomy-related questions, and the response was incredible! In this episode Dr J answers a selection of the questions about science related to Hubble. These range from qu||11/13/2014||Free||View In iTunes|
|11||VideoHubblecast 78: Q&A with Dr J part 1||Last month we asked the public to send us their Hubble- and astronomy-related questions, and the response was incredible! In this episode Dr J answers a selection of the questions that were specifically about Hubble itself. These range from where||10/22/2014||Free||View In iTunes|
|12||VideoHubblecast 77: Hubble and the Bermuda Triangle of space||This Hubblecast tells the story of what happens to Hubble in the mysterious region known as the South Atlantic Anomaly. When satellites pass through this area they are bombarded with swarms of intensely high energy particles. This can produce "gli||9/18/2014||Free||View In iTunes|
|13||VideoHubblecast 76: Merging galaxies and droplets of starbirth||This Hubblecast explores the ‘beads on a string’ star formation found between two merging elliptical galaxies in the cluster known as SDSS J1531+3414.||7/10/2014||Free||View In iTunes|
|14||VideoHubblecast 75: Dwarf Galaxies that Pack a Punch||This new Hubblecast episode looks at starburst dwarf galaxies in a time when most of the stars in the Universe were formed. New NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope observations show that dwarf galaxies played a bigger role than expected in the early h||6/19/2014||Free||View In iTunes|
|15||VideoHubblecast 74: Hubble and Heaven’s Carousel||This episode of the Hubblecast explores the intersection of science and art through the sound artwork of Tim Otto Roth - premiered in March 2014 at the fourth Hubble Space Telescope Conference at the Accademia dei Lincei in Rome.||5/22/2014||Free||View In iTunes|
|16||VideoHubblecast 73: Hubble revisits the Monkey Head Nebula for 24th birthday snap||In April of this year, the NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope will be celebrating 24 years of observing. To celebrate this milestone, the observatory is releasing a brand new image of part of NGC 2174, otherwise known as the Monkey Head nebula. This new||3/17/2014||Free||View In iTunes|
|17||VideoHubblecast 72: Clues to a cosmic crime||The newest episode of the Hubblecast showcases striking new observations of a spiral galaxy moving through the heart of a galaxy cluster named Abell 3627. This cluster is violently ripping the spiral’s entrails out into space, leaving bright blue str||3/4/2014||Free||View In iTunes|
|18||VideoHubblecast 71: Visible echoes around RS Puppis||This episode of the Hubblecast explores striking new Hubble observations of a variable star known as RS Puppis. This star is growing brighter and dimmer as it pulsates over a period of five weeks. These pulsations have created a stunning example of a||12/17/2013||Free||View In iTunes|
|19||VideoHubblecast 70: Peering around cosmic corners||Last month saw the inauguration of a new Hubble observing program: Frontier Fields. This will use the powerful magnifying properties of massive galaxy clusters to peer even deeper into the space around us. Hubblecast 70 takes a look at this phenomeno||12/6/2013||Free||View In iTunes|
|20||VideoHubblecast 69: What has Hubble learned from star clusters?||The NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope has observed many star clusters. As well as being scientifically interesting, these clusters produce stunning images, appearing like sparkling baubles in the sky.||11/14/2013||Free||View In iTunes|
|21||VideoHubblecast 68: The Hubble time machine||For episode 68 of the Hubblecast, Hubble transforms into more than just a telescope — it becomes a time machine! How can Hubble "look back in time" to see the Universe as it was billions of years ago? Dr. J explores the vast scale of our Universe, ex||8/30/2013||Free||View In iTunes|
|22||VideoHubblecast 67: Of galaxies and penguins — Arp 142||This episode of the Hubblecast explores the violent world of galactic mergers, as shown by the cosmic duo Arp 142 in a stunning new image from the NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope.||6/20/2013||Free||View In iTunes|
|23||VideoHubblecast 66: Hubble uncovers the secrets of the Ring Nebula||Episode 66 of the Hubblecast explores the Ring Nebula (Messier 57). Although this nebula is one of the most famous objects in our skies, more than 200 years after its discovery astronomers are still unveiling some of its secrets.||5/23/2013||Free||View In iTunes|
|24||VideoHubblecast 65: A whole new view of the Horsehead Nebula — celebrating Hubble's 23rd birthday||This episode of the Hubblecast celebrates 23 years of the NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope, by unveiling a beautiful and striking new image of the Horsehead nebula.||4/19/2013||Free||View In iTunes|
|25||VideoHubblecast 64: It all ends with a bang!||Most stars in the Universe are small and insignificant, and they will -- eventually -- fizzle out without much drama. But a few light up the sky when they die, and in the process, they don’t just tell us about the lives of stars: they create the buil||4/3/2013||Free||View In iTunes|
This podcast is simply amazing. The visuals, the commentary...everything combines to make this podcast like no other. Simply awesome.
This is a fantastic podcast! I eagerly await each episode, and love all the new visuals and pictures! Wish there were more like this one...
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Absoulutly astonishing! Great graphics and information. Not too overdone, but just right.
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