1. Hubblecast 74: Hubble and Heaven’s Carousel

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    This episode of the Hubblecast explores the intersection of science and art through the artwork of Tim Otto Roth - premiered in March 2014 at the fourth Hubble Space Telescope Conference at the Accademia dei Lincei in Rome. More information and download options: http://www.spacetelescope.org/videos/hubblecast74a/ Subscribe to our iTunes channel here: https://itunes.apple.com/gb/podcast/hubblecast-hd/id258935617 Credit: Credit: ESA/Hubble Directed by: Georgia Bladon Visual design and editing: Martin Kornmesser Written by: Georgia Bladon & Nikita Marwaha Narration: Sara Mendes da Costa Images: NASA, ESA Doppler Effect Diagram: Tkarcher, improved by Tatoute Images of Edwin Hubble: Courtesy of the Archives, California Institute of Technology Heaven’s Carousel with crowd: Gabriel Brammer Videos: NASA, ESA Interview footage and installation footage: M. Estacion (STScI). Installation footage: Tim Otto Roth Timelapse videos: Martin Kornmesser and Christoph Malin Music: Toomas Erm Web and technical support: Mathias Andre and Raquel Yumi Shida Executive producer: Lars Lindberg Christensen

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    • Hubblecast 73: Hubble revisits the Monkey Head Nebula for 24th birthday snap

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      In April of this year, the NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope will be celebrating 24 years of observing. To celebrate this milestone, the observatory is releasing a brand new image of part of NGC 2174, otherwise known as the Monkey Head nebula. This new Hubblecast episode showcases this beautiful image, which views a colourful region filled with young stars embedded within bright wisps of cosmic gas and dust. More information and download options: http://www.spacetelescope.org/videos/heic1406a/ Subscribe to our iTunes channel here: https://itunes.apple.com/gb/podcast/hubblecast-hd/id258935617 Credit: ESA/Hubble Directed by: Georgia Bladon Visual design and editing: Martin Kornmesser Written by: Nicola Guttridge/Georgia Bladon & Nikita Marwaha Narration: Sara Mendes da Costa Images: NASA, ESA - New image of NGC 2174: NASA, ESA, and the Hubble Heritage Team (STScI/AURA) Videos: Zoom video: NASA, ESA, and G. Bacon (STScI) Music: Steve Buick Web and technical support: Mathias Andre and Raquel Yumi Shida Executive producer: Lars Lindberg Christensen

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      • Future of Space Exploration

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        A New Pew Research Center Poll is shedding light on how Americans view space exploration in the 21st century. One-third of Americans said they believe there will be manned long-term colonies on other planets by the year 2064. Meanwhile, the Hubble telescope turns 24 this month and Space X founder Elon Musk made a historic announcement about the future of space travel. RT Correspondent Meghan Lopez takes us through the out of this world developments.

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        • Zooming in on NGC 2174

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          This video sequence begins by zooming through the constellation of Orion (The Hunter), finishing on new NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope observations of part of NGC 2174, also known as the Monkey Head Nebula. More information and download options: http://www.spacetelescope.org/videos/heic1406b/ Credit: NASA, ESA, and G. Bacon (STScI) Acknowledgement: A. Fujii, the Digitized Sky Survey 2, and the Hubble Heritage Team (STScI/AURA)

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          • Panning across NGC 2174

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            This video sequence pans across new NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope observations of part of NGC 2174, also known as the Monkey Head Nebula. NGC 2174 lies about 6400 light-years away. Hubble previously viewed this part of the sky back in 2011, and the space telescope has now revisited the region to celebrate its 24th year of operation. This image was created using infrared observations from Hubble's Wide Field Camera 3. More information and download options: http://www.spacetelescope.org/videos/heic1406c/ Credit: NASA, ESA, and the Hubble Heritage Team(STScI/AURA)

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