The Big Picture: Hubble

By Phil Plait | May 18, 2009 2:16 pm

No shocker here: The Big Picture has a feature on the Hubble servicing mission. Know what else isn’t shocking? It’s fantastic!

The Big Picture: Hubble!

Awesome. But I also like picture #6, showing the tools the astronauts used for the repair. You can see the drill that looks like a Star Trek phaser! Appropriate, since the astronauts on the Space Station got a special upload of the new movie so they could watch it.

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