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Hubble was launched with an irregularly shaped mirror that kept it from being able to focus properly. 00:43
In 1993, NASA equipped Hubble with what amounts to eyeglasses, correcting its "vision" and allowing it to capture crystal clear images of the universe. 01:08
Over the years, the Hubble Telescope has sent back many images, including highlights such as The Pillars of Creation, Comet Shoemaker-Levy 9, and the Deep Field image. 01:28