ScienceCast 214: NASA's Next Great Space Telescope

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NASA's next great Space Telescope presented by science at NASA. News flash. Assembly of the next great space observatory the James Webb space telescope. J. WST is now underway at NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center. Launch target 2018. JW S. T. isn't infrared telescope. Which means it will since the heat of stars and galaxies millions and even billions of light years away. Eric Smith jet Airways T. program director and program scientists at NASA headquarters in Washington DC says. It will show us the first stars and galaxies that formed in the early universe. We'll be able to watch the university light up for the first time. A really big mirror is required to collect light from objects more than 13000000000 light years away. The telescope's mirror ...

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