Edwin Powell Hubble

1889 - 1953

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Edwin Hubble was an American astronomer who first detected that the universe is expanding.
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List of References (3 books/articles)

Some Quotations (2)

A Poster of Edwin Hubble

Mathematicians born in the same country

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Additional Material in MacTutor

  1. Obituary: The Times

Honours awarded to Edwin Hubble
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ASP Bruce Medallist1938
Lunar featuresCrater Hubble
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  1. Astroseti (A Spanish translation of this biography)

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