Hubble : a journey through space and time / by Edward J. Weiler ; foreword by Charles F. Bolden, Jr. ; edited by Robert Jacobs ... [et al.].
By: Weiler, Edward John.
Contributor(s): Jacobs, Robert Horace, 1956-.Material type: BookPublisher: New York, NY : Abrams, c2010Description: 143 p. : col. ill., ports. ; 31 cm.ISBN: 9780810989979 (hbk.); 0810989972 (hbk.).Subject(s): Hubble Space Telescope (Spacecraft) -- History | Orbiting astronomical observatories -- HistoryDDC classification:
Contents:Summary: Marking the twentieth anniversary of the Hubble Space Telescope, offers a history of the important scientific tool and includes one hundred classic Hubble images selected by NASA experts, with the twenty most signifcant accompanied by commentary by noted scientists and veteran astronauts.
How the Hubble Space Telescope works -- Our solar system -- The stars -- Among the interstellar clouds -- Hubble's galaxy quest -- Servicing Hubble : house calls in space.