NASA has just completed construction of the James Webb Space Telescope, the successor to its 25-year old sibling.
Take a look into four billion years ago.
Your pictures are lovely, Hubble.
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We only have 30 million years until it plows into the Milky Way.
Using the telescope, an international team of astronomers found more than 250 galaxies that existed just 600 to 900 years after the Big Bang. Because these galaxies are so far away, it took 12 billion years for their light to reach the Hubble’s lense.
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(Story continues below images.) The galaxy EGS-zs8-1 as shown in a Hubble image of a field of galaxies. Yale astronomer Pascal
Centuries from now, when historians look back at the discoveries that have shaped our view of the universe, I believe that the Hubble Space Telescope will have earned its place.