Hubble Space Telescope 25th Anniversary Celebratory Events Include Official Image Unveiling Apr.23 + Book “Expanding Universe: Photographs from the Hubble Space Telescope” Release Apr.25, 2015 @ NewseumMon April 20, 2015
This video presents Coming Soon: Hubble Space Telescope 25th Anniversary Film.
- Join NASA Television in celebrating the 25th anniversary of the Hubble Space Telescope in orbit April 24.
There are several celebratory events happening for the 25th anniversary of the Hubble Space Telescope in orbit, including the following.
Hubble Images on the Times Square Toshiba Vision LED Screens
APRIL 20, 2015
Location: Times Square, New York City, New York, USA
- Starting at midnight EDT on Monday, April 20, and running through Sunday, April 26, images taken by the Hubble Space Telescope will be broadcast several times each hour on the Toshiba Vision dual LED screens in Times Square, New York.
Hubble Space Telescope 25th Anniversary: Official Image Unveiling
April 23, 2015 @ 9:00 am
Cost: Free with Newseum admission
New York Times Great Hall of News
555 Pennsylvania Avenue Northwest
Washington, DC 20001
“On April 23, 1990, NASA’s Hubble Space Telescope was placed in orbit capturing the minds and imaginations of people around the world.”
To celebrate the 25th anniversary of this scientific icon, NASA and the Newseum will unveil the official Hubble anniversary image to the world.
- Special guests will include NASA Administrator Charlie Bolden, Associate Administrator for the Science Mission Directorate John Grunsfeld, and Hubble Senior Project Scientist Jennifer Wiseman.
NASA TV Schedule: 1:00pm, Thursday, April 23
- View the Unveiling of the Official Hubble 25th Anniversary Image – Live from the Newseum in Washington, D.C at http://www.nasa.gov/multimedia/nasatv/ .