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Hubble's History


In the beginning ...

In 1946, Astronomer Lyman Spitzer proposed a space telescope that would orbit above Earth's atmosphere. Read all about Hubble's history in the Times Special Report by clicking on Hubble Log. Share your thoughts about Hubble's history and what you have learned.

[Last modified: Tuesday, May 25, 2010 12:30pm]


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