With the upcoming 2020 launch of the James Webb Space Telescope promising to capture pictures of universe with a degree of detail never before seen, we take a look back at some of the most breathtaking intergalactic images humanity has snapped from early 18th century mysteries to more recent mind-blowing shots from the revolutionary Hubble Space Telescope.
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- Hubble observes vast gas cloud set to collide with the Milky Way
- ESO’s MUSE instrument grants astronomers a 3D map of Hubble’s Deep Field South region
- Journey toward Milky Way’s dark heart in new Hubble video
- The mysterious light-eating, super-hot, pitch-black exoplanet
- Snappy star goes through two stages of evolution in just 45 years
- First analysis of Earth-sized planet’s atmosphere reveals surprises