February 8th, 2016
Waxing Crescent Moon

STS-125: The Beginning of the End of an Era

The Space Shuttle Atlantis launched today (Monday, 5/11/09, 12:01 pm MDT) on the fourth and (declared) final mission to service the 20-year old Hubble Space Telescope. Launched in 1990, the Hubble Space Telescope has opened our eyes to a whole…