In April 2016 the NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope celebrated its 26th year in orbit. More than a quarter of a century of intriguing observations and remarkable discoveries. But what is there left for Hubble, and the forthcoming James Webb Space Telescope, to do?
In this second episode on the future of Hubble scientists and the director of the Space Telescope Science Institute share with us their view on Hubble’s shining future.
Credit: Directed by: Mathias Jäger Visual design and editing: Martin Kornmesser Written by: Mathias Jäger, Georgia Bladon Narration: Sara Mendes da Costa Images: NASA, ESA/Hubble, Veronica Amici, Sofia di Tona, Noemi da Pare, Letizia Carbone, Giulia Vairano Videos: NASA, ESA/Hubble, the Hubble Heritage Team, Theofanis N. Matsopoulos/ESA Animations: NASA, ESA/Hubble, M. Kornmesser, L. Calçada Music: Johan B. Monell (www.johanmonell.com) Web and technical support: Mathias Andre and Raquel Yumi Shida Executive producer: Lars Lindberg Christensen