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Hubble Space Telescope Servicing Mission 4 (Webcast)
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Date: May 20, 2009
Running Time: 00:32:23
On May 11, 2009, the space shuttle Atlantis was launched from the Kennedy Space Center and docked with the Hubble Space Telescope 360 miles above the earth. During Servicing Mission 4 (SM4), astronauts installed new, cutting-edge scientific instruments and replaced gyroscopes, batteries, and other equipment. After a difficult but very successful upgrade of the ... More »
Join the Exploratorium as we follow the continuing stories of NASA's Hubble Space Telescope. Originally part of the Origins project, the Exploratorium's Live@ team has a long history of the covering the Hubble Space Telescope and it's servicing missions. The Hubble Space Telescope's launch in 1990 sped humanity to one of ... More »

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