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Awesome auroras spotted on Uranus ... and on Earth

Thanks to the Hubble Space Telescope, astronomers have caught a rare display of auroras on Uranus, which ranks among the solar system's oddest planets. Unlike the beautiful, rippling curtains of greenish light we've been seeing in earthly skies over the past few months, the Urani …
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Hubble snaps auroras on Uranus

Academics / Astronomy : TG Daily - Space (2 years ago)

Astronomers using the Hubble Space Telescope have for the first time captured images of auroras on the giant ice planet Uranus. read more Read Post

Hubble telescope "atlas" of infant solar systems released

Academics / General Science : Science Fair (4 years ago)

Hubble space telescope astronomers Monday released an Atlas of infant solar systems in the famed Orion Nebula. About 1,300 light years away from Earth, the Orion Nebula is a colossal star factory 12 light-years wide (one light year ... Read Post

Awesome auroras spotted on Uranus ... and on Earth

Academics / Astronomy : Cosmic Log (2 years ago)

Thanks to the Hubble Space Telescope, astronomers have caught a rare display of auroras on Uranus, which ranks among the solar system's oddest planets. Unlike the beautiful, rippling curtains of greenish light we've been seeing in e... Read Post


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