This week in science

Hubble Telescope anniversary and more: Understand the world through 9 images

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The Hubble Space Telescope celebrated its 32nd birthday with a spectacular new image the week of April 14–20, as researchers looked into the driving forces of wildfires and bird species loss.

Here are the biggest science stories of the week, told in 9 incredible images.

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