Science Museum Hubble
the Hubble Space Telescope (HST) end up in a museum?
Probably not, as when it finally goes bust,
plans call for it to be
de-orbited into an ocean.
But this won't stop likenesses of the
floating observatory from
appearing in science museums around the globe, sometimes paired with
pictures it has taken. Pictured
above, in a celebration of the
anniversary of the launching of
Hubble, a replica of the telescope was given a picturesque setting in
Veneto di Scienze, Lettere ed Arti
in their beautiful and historic
The scene there appears perhaps a bit
deep space imager appears over a terrestrial tile floor, surrounded by
the busts of famous thinkers, and under
If you're lucky, it may even be possible to find an
images near you.
And if no HST model appears there, you could always