Hubble Space Craft


What Is It

The Hubble Space Telescope is a ginormous telescope in space. It was launched in April 24th 1990.

The large telescope is the length of a large school bus, and the weight of two adult elephants.

As the ginormous telescope orbits the earth, it takes pictures of new and old planets, stars and meteorites.

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Where Did The Name Hubble Come From

The Hubble Telescope was named after a man who made important discoveries in the 1900s, his name was Edwin P Hubble.

Hubble studied stars and discovered many galaxy's in the universe.

Quick Information

The Hubble telescope helped scientists discover that the universe is around 13 to 14 years old.

It has also help scientists figure out how planets form

Hubble found black holes that suck everything around them in