hubble space telescope

by Hugo

history

it lunched on April 24 1990.german scientist named Hermann oberth came up with the idea to launch a telescope to space.In 1969 they approved to lunch a telescope to space.

It was named after Edwin Hubble.The cost was 1.5 billion.There was a problem it had a flawed mirror pictures were fussy.It took 3 years so nasa could mount a repeir mission.

facts

does not travel to stars and galaxies.Hubble ways 24,500 heavier then two full grown elephants.Height is 7 10.5.it is the length of a school bus

pictures

future

the repair took place in 2009 expected to stop working by 2014 and replaced by James web.