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Eye of the Beholder and Universe in Bloom: Hubble's Canvas Series

This title is a part of the series Hubble's Canvas Series


Catalogue Number:  BAM028
Producer:  Blue Ant Media
Producing Agencies:  High Fidelity HDTV Media Inc.
Subject:  Astronomy, Science
Language:  English
Grade Level:  6 - 8, 9 - 12
Country Of Origin:  Canada
Copyright Year:  2007
Running Time:  25:00
Closed Captions:  Yes


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Eye of the Beholder – Hubble was created to dispense with the biggest problem in astronomy, the interference caused by earth’s atmosphere. A daring rescue turned a billion dollar failure into the most stunning instrument ever created for studying the universe.

Universe in Bloom – Monet had his water lilies, Hubble has its planetary nebula, the most colourful, delicate and beautiful objects in the universe. Each of these cosmic butterflies is composed of a puff of gas, expelled and illuminated by a dying star. They come in a variety of shapes, which helps astronomers understand what the stars were doing in their final stages of life.


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