Comet 2I/Borisov Imaged By Hubble

On October 16, 2019, NASA released footage of Comet 2I/Borisov, a likely interstellar visitor, captured by the Hubble Telescope several days prior. Borisov is the second (basically) confirmed interstellar visitor after ‘Oumuamua. Unlike the rocky asteroid-like...

16 Psyche

16 Psyche is an M-type asteroid residing in the asteroid belt between Jupiter and Mars. In other words… it is one of the ten most massive asteroids in the belt, over 120 miles (200km) in diameter, and the most massive known M-type asteroid. Italian astronomer Annibale...

Ultima Thule

Ultima Thule is a Trans-Neptunian object located in the Kuiper Belt nearly four billion miles away from the Sun. It was discovered on June 26, 2014 using the Hubble Space Telescope as part of a search for target objects for the New Horizons mission. New Horizons...