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Edwin Hubble

American astronomer who played an essential role in establishing the field of extragalactic astronomy as well as for whom the area telescope was named. He was among the 1st researchers to postulate that lots of previously known “nebulae” had been in fact galaxies beyond the Milky Method. He was a talented sprinter and received numerous track matches in senior high school. He’s known for displaying that this recessional velocity of the galaxy increases using its range from the planet earth, implying the world is growing. His parents had been called Virginia Lee Wayne and John Powell Hubble. He was wedded to Elegance Burke from 1924 until his loss of life in 1953. He produced great advances inside our understanding of space like fellow astronomer, Clyde W. Tombaugh.

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