This is a short astronomy documentary, created from images and visualizations from the Hubble Space Telescope. Photos from the deepest reaches of space in spectacular detail taken by Nasa Hubble telescope, deep space astronomy. A lovely video with images from NASA and ESA The Hubble Space Telescope (HST) is a space telescope that was launched into low Earth orbit in 1990 and remains in operation. With a 2.4-meter (7.9 ft) mirror, Hubble’s four main instruments observe in the near ultraviolet, visible, and near infrared spectra. The telescope is named after the astronomer Edwin Hubble.