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- The latest Hubble Project news

- "Galaxy Clusters Warp Space and Bend Light": How the effect of massive objects on light affects the telescope images.

- "Ready, Aim, Observe!": How guide stars are used to direct the telescope

- ACTIVITY: How to build a spectroscope. Using a spectroscope you can see that a single color of light is really comprised of a combination of colors, called a spectrum.

- MOVIE: "Idea to Image - how to make pictures out of digital data"

- The website for NOVA's "Runaway Universe" offers a timeline of the universe, explores the ultimate fate of the cosmos and takes you on a tour of the heavens near you.

- NASA's Origins program tries to answer two vital questions: Where did we come from? Are we alone?

- The Abrams Planetarium Skywatcher's Diary tells you what things will be appearing in the northern hemisphere sky every night for a month at a time.

- Goddard Space Flight Center's Hubble website:

- Telescope movies? Get some popcorn and watch these videos of heavenly sights captured by Hubble.

- You can make your own telescope. Try this!

- And you can build a model of the Hubble Space Telescope. Here's how:



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