Tuesday, April 25, 2017

James Webb Space Telescope Mirror Seen in Full Bloom

James Webb Space Telescope Mirror Seen in Full Bloom: It's springtime and the deployed primary mirror of NASA's James Webb Space Telescope looks like a spring flower in full bloom. Once launched into space, the Webb telescope’s 18-segmented gold mirror is specially designed to capture infrared light from the first galaxies that formed in the early universe.


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