NASA Returns Hubble to Science Operations

  • Released Monday, July 19, 2021

On June 13, 2021, the Hubble Space Telescope’s payload computer unexpectedly came to a halt. However, the Hubble team methodically identified the possible
cause and how to compensate for it.

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Credit: NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center
Paul Morris: Lead Producer

Music Credits:
"New Opportunities 2" by Joel Goodman [ASCAP] via Medley Lane Music [ASCAP], and Universal Production Music.

"Soaring Beyond" by Dan Phillipson [PRS] via Atmosphere Music Ltd. [PRS], and Universal Production Music.

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Release date

This page was originally published on Monday, July 19, 2021.
This page was last updated on Wednesday, May 3, 2023 at 1:44 PM EDT.


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