Vision. Hope. Triumph.

  • Released Monday, September 29th, 2008
  • Updated Wednesday, May 3rd, 2023 at 1:55PM

'They had to have vision; they had to have hope. And ultimately there was the triumph of seeing it come to fruition.' Heidi Hammel, a Senior Research Scientist from the Space Science Institute in Boulder, Colorado, expresses her views on the past, present, and future of the Hubble Space Telescope and its upcoming repair mission.

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