Happy birthday, Hubble!
To celebrate the Hubble Space Telescope’s 30th anniversary, we’ve picked our favorite images from the iconic deep-space observatory. From colorful nebulas to interacting galaxies, Hubble has imaged so many gorgeous things in space that it was hard to choose our favorites!
The Hubble Space Telescope launched on April 24, 1990. Every year for this anniversary, the Hubble team releases a new special anniversary image. Above is Hubble’s 30th anniversary image of the «Cosmic Reef.»
Click through this gallery to see more amazing Hubble views!