Fabulous space photos from NASA’s Hubble telescope

NASA’s Hubble telescope is celebrating 22 years as a space discovery icon
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In its 22nd year of operation NASA’s Hubble Space Telescope has become an icon of space exploration. As evidence of its influence, NASA said in December 10,000 science papers have been published utilizing data discovered by the telescope by scientists across the globe, making Hubble one of the most prolific astronomical endeavors in history. Here we look at some of Hubble’s amazing discoveries and the surrealistic images that show why the telescope has become such as scientific star.

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