View Full Version : Herschel Telescope First Light Images Released

2009-Jul-10, 03:10 PM
The Herschel telescope has now turned on all its instruments, taking a few "first light" images with each instrument of galaxies, star-forming regions and dying stars. Herschel astronomers said they were "staggered" by the results, saying "these observations show that Herschelís instruments are working beyond expectations. They promise a mission of rich discoveries for [...]

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