Tuesday, November 19, 2013

Fact of the Day: Edwin Telescope

NASA's powerful Hubble Space Telescope is named in the honor of the legendary astronomer Edwin Hubble. 

18 comments:

  1. i think what nasa does is quite impressive,like sending all of these satellites to space is crazy :)

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  2. Just saw Gravity recently and this reminded me of that. Have you seen it Adam?

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  3. Did not know it was named after a person!

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  4. I didn't know the story behind the name. Interesting fact!

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  5. Why didn't you watch the other seasons?

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  6. It sounds completely new for me. Thanks, Adam. Kisses:)

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  7. Did Hubble wear corrective lenses like his namesake telescope?

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  8. I do not know this interessant fact, a beautiful honor :)

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  9. What an honor to named a thing after a him:)

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