Support Provided ByLearn More

Saving Hubble, First Primates, Alfredo Quinones Hinojosa,...

Astronauts prepare for the final mission to revive the ailing Space Telescope.
Topic: Space + FlightSpace & FlightNova

(This program is no longer available for online streaming.) Hubble is in trouble—the Hubble Space Telescope, that is. The hugely productive scientific instrument that has generated so many stunning images of the universe is due for a service call—its last. Host Neil deGrasse Tyson travels to the NASA Goddard Space Flight Center, where he is given special access to the astronauts who are training for one of the most complex missions ever attempted.

More Ways to Watch

Support Provided ByLearn More

Explore More

Major funding for NOVA is provided by the David H. Koch Fund for Science, the NOVA Science Trust, the Corporation for Public Broadcasting, and PBS viewers.