SuperBIT: Telescope Riding a Balloon Could Replace Hubble

Topic: SuperBIT: Telescope Riding a Balloon Could Replace Hubble Earth’s atmosphere often muffles the view from ground-based telescopes when observing space. Now, a research collaboration between NASA, the Canadian Space Agency and various universities has produced a new kind of telescope called the Superpressure Balloon-Borne Imaging Telescope (SuperBIT). SuperBIT has a 0.5 meter diameter mirror … Read more