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Technology The Hubble Space Telescope
Conception to Creation
Conception to Creation <ul><li>Earths atmosphere distorts </li></ul>
Conception to Creation <ul><li>Earths atmosphere distorts </li></ul><ul><li>Lyman Spitzer Jr.  (1914 – 1997) </li></ul>
Conception to Creation <ul><li>Earths atmosphere distorts </li></ul><ul><li>Lyman Spitzer Jr.  (1914 – 1997) </li></ul><ul...
Conception to Creation <ul><li>Earths atmosphere distorts </li></ul><ul><li>Lyman Spitzer Jr.  (1914 – 1997) </li></ul><ul...
Conception to Creation <ul><li>Earths atmosphere distorts </li></ul><ul><li>Lyman Spitzer Jr.  (1914 – 1997) </li></ul><ul...
Conception to Creation <ul><li>Earths atmosphere distorts </li></ul><ul><li>Lyman Spitzer Jr.  (1914 – 1997) </li></ul><ul...
Placement in Orbit
Placement in Orbit <ul><li>Training begins 1979 </li></ul>
Placement in Orbit <ul><li>Training begins 1979 </li></ul><ul><li>Space Telescope Science Institute </li></ul>
Placement in Orbit <ul><li>Training begins 1979 </li></ul><ul><li>Space Telescope Science Institute </li></ul><ul><li>Dela...
Placement in Orbit <ul><li>Training begins 1979 </li></ul><ul><li>Space Telescope Science Institute </li></ul><ul><li>Dela...
Placement in Orbit <ul><li>Training begins 1979 </li></ul><ul><li>Space Telescope Science Institute </li></ul><ul><li>Dela...
Placement in Orbit <ul><li>Training begins 1979 </li></ul><ul><li>Space Telescope Science Institute </li></ul><ul><li>Dela...
Placement in Orbit <ul><li>Training begins 1979 </li></ul><ul><li>Space Telescope Science Institute </li></ul><ul><li>Dela...
The Solar System
The Solar System <ul><li>Repairs attempted 1993 </li></ul>
The Solar System <ul><li>Repairs attempted 1993 </li></ul><ul><li>First images received 1994 </li></ul>
The Solar System <ul><li>Repairs attempted 1993 </li></ul><ul><li>First images received 1994 </li></ul><ul><li>Impact on J...
The Solar System <ul><li>Repairs attempted 1993 </li></ul><ul><li>First images received 1994 </li></ul><ul><li>Impact on J...
The Solar System <ul><li>Repairs attempted 1993 </li></ul><ul><li>First images received 1994 </li></ul><ul><li>Impact on J...
Beyond the Solar System
Beyond the Solar System <ul><li>Better eyes  </li></ul>
Beyond the Solar System <ul><li>Better eyes  </li></ul><ul><li>Variety of stars </li></ul>
Beyond the Solar System <ul><li>Better eyes  </li></ul><ul><li>Variety of stars </li></ul><ul><li>Planets beyond our solar...
Beyond the Solar System <ul><li>Better eyes  </li></ul><ul><li>Variety of stars </li></ul><ul><li>Planets beyond our solar...
The Nebulas of Our Galaxy
The Nebulas of Our Galaxy <ul><li>Dying or dead stars </li></ul>
The Nebulas of Our Galaxy <ul><li>Dying or dead stars </li></ul><ul><li>More then 1000 planetary nebulae </li></ul>
The Nebulas of Our Galaxy <ul><li>Dying or dead stars </li></ul><ul><li>More then 1000 planetary nebulae </li></ul><ul><li...
The Nebulas of Our Galaxy <ul><li>Dying or dead stars </li></ul><ul><li>More then 1000 planetary nebulae </li></ul><ul><li...
Beyond our Galaxy
Beyond our Galaxy <ul><li>Black holes </li></ul>
Beyond our Galaxy <ul><li>Black holes </li></ul><ul><li>Prove theories </li></ul>
Beyond our Galaxy <ul><li>Black holes </li></ul><ul><li>Prove theories </li></ul><ul><li>Galaxies interact </li></ul>
Beyond our Galaxy <ul><li>Black holes </li></ul><ul><li>Prove theories </li></ul><ul><li>Galaxies interact </li></ul><ul><...
Approaching the Edge
Approaching the Edge <ul><li>See deeper than ever before </li></ul>
Approaching the Edge <ul><li>See deeper than ever before </li></ul><ul><li>Measure the universe </li></ul>
Approaching the Edge <ul><li>See deeper than ever before </li></ul><ul><li>Measure the universe </li></ul><ul><li>Hubble C...
Approaching the Edge <ul><li>See deeper than ever before </li></ul><ul><li>Measure the universe </li></ul><ul><li>Hubble C...
Maintenance & Repairs
Maintenance & Repairs <ul><li>Upgraded over time </li></ul>
Maintenance & Repairs <ul><li>Upgraded over time </li></ul><ul><li>Next servicing early 2009 </li></ul>
Maintenance & Repairs <ul><li>Upgraded over time </li></ul><ul><li>Next servicing early 2009 </li></ul><ul><li>Provide inf...
Looking at the Future
Looking at the Future <ul><li>It’s past has been rich </li></ul>
Looking at the Future <ul><li>It’s past has been rich  </li></ul><ul><li>Eventually will cease to run </li></ul>
Looking at the Future <ul><li>It’s past has been rich  </li></ul><ul><li>Eventually will cease to run </li></ul><ul><li>Th...
Looking at the Future <ul><li>It’s past has been rich  </li></ul><ul><li>Eventually will cease to run </li></ul><ul><li>Th...
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  1. 2. Technology The Hubble Space Telescope
  2. 3. Conception to Creation
  3. 4. Conception to Creation <ul><li>Earths atmosphere distorts </li></ul>
  4. 5. Conception to Creation <ul><li>Earths atmosphere distorts </li></ul><ul><li>Lyman Spitzer Jr. (1914 – 1997) </li></ul>
  5. 6. Conception to Creation <ul><li>Earths atmosphere distorts </li></ul><ul><li>Lyman Spitzer Jr. (1914 – 1997) </li></ul><ul><li>NASA – Approves ‘Large Space Telescope’ Project </li></ul>
  6. 7. Conception to Creation <ul><li>Earths atmosphere distorts </li></ul><ul><li>Lyman Spitzer Jr. (1914 – 1997) </li></ul><ul><li>NASA – Approves ‘Large Space Telescope’ Project </li></ul><ul><li>European Space Agency helps NASA </li></ul>
  7. 8. Conception to Creation <ul><li>Earths atmosphere distorts </li></ul><ul><li>Lyman Spitzer Jr. (1914 – 1997) </li></ul><ul><li>NASA – Approves ‘Large Space Telescope’ Project </li></ul><ul><li>European Space Agency helps NASA </li></ul><ul><li>1977 – Funding begins </li></ul>
  8. 9. Conception to Creation <ul><li>Earths atmosphere distorts </li></ul><ul><li>Lyman Spitzer Jr. (1914 – 1997) </li></ul><ul><li>NASA – Approves ‘Large Space Telescope’ Project </li></ul><ul><li>European Space Agency helps NASA </li></ul><ul><li>1977 – Funding begins </li></ul><ul><li>Edwin Powell Hubble (1889 – 1953) </li></ul>
  9. 10. Placement in Orbit
  10. 11. Placement in Orbit <ul><li>Training begins 1979 </li></ul>
  11. 12. Placement in Orbit <ul><li>Training begins 1979 </li></ul><ul><li>Space Telescope Science Institute </li></ul>
  12. 13. Placement in Orbit <ul><li>Training begins 1979 </li></ul><ul><li>Space Telescope Science Institute </li></ul><ul><li>Delays in launching </li></ul>
  13. 14. Placement in Orbit <ul><li>Training begins 1979 </li></ul><ul><li>Space Telescope Science Institute </li></ul><ul><li>Delays in launching </li></ul><ul><li>Hubble goes into storage </li></ul>
  14. 15. Placement in Orbit <ul><li>Training begins 1979 </li></ul><ul><li>Space Telescope Science Institute </li></ul><ul><li>Delays in launching </li></ul><ul><li>Hubble goes into storage </li></ul><ul><li>Launched into orbit in 1990 </li></ul>
  15. 16. Placement in Orbit <ul><li>Training begins 1979 </li></ul><ul><li>Space Telescope Science Institute </li></ul><ul><li>Delays in launching </li></ul><ul><li>Hubble goes into storage </li></ul><ul><li>Launched into orbit in 1990 </li></ul><ul><li>Altitude – 569 kms </li></ul>
  16. 17. Placement in Orbit <ul><li>Training begins 1979 </li></ul><ul><li>Space Telescope Science Institute </li></ul><ul><li>Delays in launching </li></ul><ul><li>Hubble goes into storage </li></ul><ul><li>Launched into orbit in 1990 </li></ul><ul><li>Altitude – 569 kms </li></ul><ul><li>Problem with the lens </li></ul>
  17. 18. The Solar System
  18. 19. The Solar System <ul><li>Repairs attempted 1993 </li></ul>
  19. 20. The Solar System <ul><li>Repairs attempted 1993 </li></ul><ul><li>First images received 1994 </li></ul>
  20. 21. The Solar System <ul><li>Repairs attempted 1993 </li></ul><ul><li>First images received 1994 </li></ul><ul><li>Impact on Jupiter </li></ul>
  21. 22. The Solar System <ul><li>Repairs attempted 1993 </li></ul><ul><li>First images received 1994 </li></ul><ul><li>Impact on Jupiter </li></ul><ul><li>New views </li></ul>
  22. 23. The Solar System <ul><li>Repairs attempted 1993 </li></ul><ul><li>First images received 1994 </li></ul><ul><li>Impact on Jupiter </li></ul><ul><li>New views </li></ul><ul><li>Cyclones and volcanoes </li></ul>
  23. 24. Beyond the Solar System
  24. 25. Beyond the Solar System <ul><li>Better eyes </li></ul>
  25. 26. Beyond the Solar System <ul><li>Better eyes </li></ul><ul><li>Variety of stars </li></ul>
  26. 27. Beyond the Solar System <ul><li>Better eyes </li></ul><ul><li>Variety of stars </li></ul><ul><li>Planets beyond our solar system </li></ul>
  27. 28. Beyond the Solar System <ul><li>Better eyes </li></ul><ul><li>Variety of stars </li></ul><ul><li>Planets beyond our solar system </li></ul><ul><li>An exoplanet is discovered </li></ul>
  28. 29. The Nebulas of Our Galaxy
  29. 30. The Nebulas of Our Galaxy <ul><li>Dying or dead stars </li></ul>
  30. 31. The Nebulas of Our Galaxy <ul><li>Dying or dead stars </li></ul><ul><li>More then 1000 planetary nebulae </li></ul>
  31. 32. The Nebulas of Our Galaxy <ul><li>Dying or dead stars </li></ul><ul><li>More then 1000 planetary nebulae </li></ul><ul><li>Birth of new stars </li></ul>
  32. 33. The Nebulas of Our Galaxy <ul><li>Dying or dead stars </li></ul><ul><li>More then 1000 planetary nebulae </li></ul><ul><li>Birth of new stars </li></ul><ul><li>Better understanding of our solar system </li></ul>
  33. 34. Beyond our Galaxy
  34. 35. Beyond our Galaxy <ul><li>Black holes </li></ul>
  35. 36. Beyond our Galaxy <ul><li>Black holes </li></ul><ul><li>Prove theories </li></ul>
  36. 37. Beyond our Galaxy <ul><li>Black holes </li></ul><ul><li>Prove theories </li></ul><ul><li>Galaxies interact </li></ul>
  37. 38. Beyond our Galaxy <ul><li>Black holes </li></ul><ul><li>Prove theories </li></ul><ul><li>Galaxies interact </li></ul><ul><li>What fate awaits ours? </li></ul>
  38. 39. Approaching the Edge
  39. 40. Approaching the Edge <ul><li>See deeper than ever before </li></ul>
  40. 41. Approaching the Edge <ul><li>See deeper than ever before </li></ul><ul><li>Measure the universe </li></ul>
  41. 42. Approaching the Edge <ul><li>See deeper than ever before </li></ul><ul><li>Measure the universe </li></ul><ul><li>Hubble Constant </li></ul>
  42. 43. Approaching the Edge <ul><li>See deeper than ever before </li></ul><ul><li>Measure the universe </li></ul><ul><li>Hubble Constant </li></ul><ul><li>Dark Matter </li></ul>
  43. 44. Maintenance & Repairs
  44. 45. Maintenance & Repairs <ul><li>Upgraded over time </li></ul>
  45. 46. Maintenance & Repairs <ul><li>Upgraded over time </li></ul><ul><li>Next servicing early 2009 </li></ul>
  46. 47. Maintenance & Repairs <ul><li>Upgraded over time </li></ul><ul><li>Next servicing early 2009 </li></ul><ul><li>Provide information through 2014 </li></ul>
  47. 48. Looking at the Future
  48. 49. Looking at the Future <ul><li>It’s past has been rich </li></ul>
  49. 50. Looking at the Future <ul><li>It’s past has been rich </li></ul><ul><li>Eventually will cease to run </li></ul>
  50. 51. Looking at the Future <ul><li>It’s past has been rich </li></ul><ul><li>Eventually will cease to run </li></ul><ul><li>The legacy lives on </li></ul>
  51. 52. Looking at the Future <ul><li>It’s past has been rich </li></ul><ul><li>Eventually will cease to run </li></ul><ul><li>The legacy lives on </li></ul><ul><li>James Webb Space Telescope (JWST) </li></ul>
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