Tag: Einstein ring

LOOK: The Hubble Space Telescope Just Captured An ‘Einstein Ring’

When a cluster of galaxies create a massive gravitational pull against each another, it often results in what’s called gravitational lensing. The Hubble Space Telescope just captured one.

Space April 9, 2018

ALMA Uses Closer Galaxy As 'Magnifying Glass' To See Ancient Galaxy

Researchers at the Atacama Large Millimeter Array observatory have captured a highly detailed image of a star formation located in a remote area of the universe.

Space June 9, 2015

Say Cheese! Hubble Spots Smiley Face In Space: What Could It Be?

An image taken by the Hubble Space Telescope features what appears to be a smiling face with two gleaming eyes. The cosmic smile has drawn attention after artist Judy Schmidt submitted a version of the image to the Hubble's Hidden Treasures competition.

Space February 10, 2015

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