Hubblecast 74: Hubble and Heaven’s Carousel

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This episode of the Hubblecast explores the intersection of science and art through the sound artwork of Tim Otto Roth - premiered in March 2014 at the fourth Hubble Space Telescope Conference at the Accademia dei Lincei in Rome.

Heaven’s Carousel is a huge carousel like sound installation with 36 rotating illuminated loudspeakers which is inspired by Hubble research, in particular the accelerating Universe.

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Credit:

ESA/Hubble

  • Directed by: Georgia Bladon
  • Visual design and editing: Martin Kornmesser
  • Written by: Georgia Bladon & Nikita Marwaha
  • Narration: Sara Mendes da Costa
  • Images: NASA, ESA Doppler Effect 
    • Diagram: Tkarcher, improved by Tatoute
    • Images of Edwin Hubble: Courtesy of the Archives, California Institute of Technology
    • Heaven’s Carousel with crowd: Gabriel Brammer
  • Videos: NASA, ESA
    • Interview footage and installation footage: M. Estacion (STScI).
    •  Installation footage: Tim Otto Roth
    • Timelapse videos: Martin Kornmesser and Christoph Malin
  • Music: Toomas Erm
  • Web and technical support: Mathias Andre and Raquel Yumi Shida
  • Executive producer: Lars Lindberg Christensen

About the Video

Id:hubblecast74a
Release date:22 May 2014, 16:00
Related announcements:ann1407
Duration:09m 37s

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