Astronomy & Astronautics | Astronomy Articles | Astronautics Articles | Astronauts eMagazine | Aerospace Journals

Hubble Law


Hubble Law (Credit:www.wwu.edu)

Edwin Powell Hubble showed that the galaxy is in recessional velocity and increase in distance from earth which indicates the universe is expanding. This is known as the "Hubble Law".

He was also known for supplying evidence that those objects which are classified as "nebulae" are actaully galaxies. (Credit:en.wikipedia.org)