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Friday, April 24, 2020
Hubble Space telescope's 30th birthday and NASA TV
In honor of the Hubble's 30th birthday (today, April 24th), NASA has set up a page to allow fans to select the month an day of their birth to see a photo taken on that particular day. How cool is that?
7 a.m. - Hubble’s 30th Anniversary Clip Show (Public Channel)
8 a.m. - Hubble 30th Anniversary – STS-31 Mission Highlights: Launch, Hubble Space Telescope deployment, onboard crew activities and landing (Public Channel)
9 a.m. - Hubble 30th Anniversary – STS-125 Mission Highlights: The crew of space shuttle Atlantis as the crew conduct sthe final servicing mission to the Hubble Space Telescope over 13 days (Public Channel)
11 a.m. - SpaceCast Weekly (All Channels)
12:30 p.m. - Hubble 30th Anniversary - Servicing in Space: A Discussion of the History of Hubble Servicing Missions (Public Channel)
1:30 p.m. - Hubble 30th Anniversary - Astronauts Kathryn Thornton and Jeffrey Hoffman celebrate the 25th anniversary of the Hubble Space Telescope’s first servicing mission (Public Channel)
2:30 p.m. - Hubble 30th Anniversary - A Panel Discussion on the Hubble Space Telescope’s Deployment and Servicing Missions (Public Channel)
5 p.m. - Hubble’s 25th Anniversary Tribute (Public Channel)
8 p.m. - Hubble 30th Anniversary - NASA’s Incredible Discovery Machine: The Story of the Hubble Space Telescope (Public Channel)
9:30 p.m. – Progress 75 cargo ship launch to the International Space Station from the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan; launch scheduled at 9:51 p.m. EDT – Johnson Space Center via Baikonur, Kazakhstan (All Channels)
April 25, Saturday
12:30 a.m. – Coverage of the docking of the Progress 75 cargo ship to the International Space Station; docking scheduled at 1:12 a.m. EDT (All Channels