Edwin Hubble’s Birthday – Quote on Positive Science

Edwin Hubble was born on this day in 1889. He would go on to become an accomplished astronomer who made crucial contributions to extra-galactic astronomy and cosmology. He showed that galaxies further from Earth were receding away from us faster than closer galaxies, which implied that our universe is expanding.
The Hubble Space Telescope was named in his honor.

Edwin Hubble Quote Positive Science

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