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Hubble Space Telescope (HST) lithograph PDF (417KB)

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  • Photo
    From its position about 350 miles above Earth’s surface, the refurbished Hubble Space Telescope is well equipped to resume scientific observations. The text describes how the telescope works. A diagram identifies the telescope's science instruments and other important parts.
  • Facts of interest about the image
    The image of Hubble was taken just after the telescope was released from space shuttle Atlantis near the end of Servicing Mission 4 in 2009.
  • Classroom activity
    Included is an inquiry-based classroom activity that focuses on the image and text.

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