Tag: ESA

Watch Ocean Acidification in Real Time

Watch Ocean Acidification in Real Time

The depressing task of monitoring ocean acidification just got a little easier. A collection of scientists from Europe, the U.S. and India have developed a technique that could provide the first global and nearly real-time assessment of our rapidly acidifying seas. Their findings were published in the journal Environmental Science and Technology on Monday, showing how data […]

Hubble Captures Incredible Snap Of “Bubble Nebula” To Celebrate 26 Years In Space

Hubble Captures Incredible Snap Of “Bubble Nebula” To Celebrate 26 Years In Space

This weekend marks the 26th year in orbit for the Hubble Space Telescope, which was launched on April 24, 1990, aboard the Shuttle Discovery. Every year to commemorate the day, Hubble observes a specific object of astronomical importance. This year, NASA and ESA have picked the incredible Bubble Nebula. The nebula, also known as NGC 7635, lies 8,000 light-years from Earth in […]