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Hubblecast Episode 41: Hubble's History Told by Hubble's Scientists

14 December 2010

Hubble’s history of scientific breakthroughs has made us think afresh about our Universe. But behind the astronomical successes is a rollercoaster ride of scientific and technical challenges going back decades. The Hubblecast caught up with some of the key players in Hubble’s history, including an astronaut, a Nobel Prize winner and one of the scientists who diagnosed Hubble’s blurred vision in 1990. In this episode, narrated by veteran ESA scientist Bob Fosbury, they tell Hubble’s story through their personal experiences.



Visual design and editing: Martin Kornmesser
Filming: Herbert Zodet
Footage and photos: Herbert Zodet, NASA
Animations: Martin Kornmesser and Luis Calçada
Web and technical support: Lars Holm Nielsen and Raquel Yumi Shida
Written by: Oli Usher
Interviews by: Oli Usher
Narration: Dr Bob Fosbury
Music: movetwo
Directed by: Oli Usher
Executive producer: Lars Lindberg Christensen



Oli Usher
Hubble/ESA, Garching, Germany
Tel: +49-89-3200-6855

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Screenshot of Hubblecast 41
Screenshot of Hubblecast 41


Hubblecast 41: Hubble's History Told by Hubble's Scientists
Hubblecast 41: Hubble's History Told by Hubble's Scientists
Spherical Aberration
Spherical Aberration
Hubble Space Telescope
Hubble Space Telescope