NASA Satellite Blinded By 'Biggest Ever Star Explosion Seen In Space' 07/16/2010 11:46 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011 Andrew Hough Telegraph The space agency's orbiting Swift observatory was overwhelmed by glare from the eruption, called a gamma-ray burst. Read more on Telegraph More: NASA Satellites Black Hole FOLLOW TECHNOLOGY facebook twitter Suggest a correction GET THE NEWSLETTER Enter your email address to get top stories and blog posts emailed to you each day. FOLLOW HUFFPOST HuffPost Technology HuffPost Technology HuffingtonPost Available on the App Store Android App on Google Play Get it at Blackberry App World HUFFPOST NEWSLETTERS Enter your email address to get top stories and blog posts emailed to you each day. Get top stories and blog posts emailed to me each day. Newsletters may offer personalized content or advertisements. Learn More.