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Grant Tremblay Jun 26
Updated plot of Budget/Launch Date projections. Each blue dot was one such media advisory. I'm genuinely not trying to be snarky - JWST will do transformational science - but this ... this isn't a good look.
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NASA Webb Telescope Jun 25
Not sure what is all about? Learn more about this marvel of engineering and how it will enhance what we know about the universe, from our solar system to faraway galaxies.
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NASA Webb Telescope Jul 10
In this video, Dr. Amber Straughn describes how the James Webb Space Telescope will reveal a part of the early universe not yet seen before!
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The Astroholic Mar 27
Me hearing that the has been delayed until May 2020..
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Grant Tremblay Jul 16
Surely this is a Main Sequence.
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NASA Webb Telescope Aug 10
To best reflect the infrared light that ’s primary mirror collects an infinitesimal amount of gold was vacuum vapor deposited on each mirror segment. The total amount of gold used is about the mass of a golf ball! More:
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Sarah Kendrew Jun 28
I'd like to remind y'all that this is a tough year for many of your colleagues in astro & engineering whose careers are built around and who are showing up to work every day to make this mission a success. I know you're frustrated too, but maybe go easy on the snark?
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David Charbonneau Mar 27
"Proposals already submitted in response to the Cycle 1 Call will not be carried over and will need to be resubmitted." Scariest news today was not delay but rather that there are some truly disturbed minds who submit observing proposals weeks in advance
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Jonathan Aguilar Mar 27
= Just Waiting, Still Testing
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Juleah Kaliski May 22
Progress of . Really happy with it so far.
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Harriet Brettle Apr 15
“Everyday I wake up, look in the mirror and tell myself I am building a machine to look at the beginning of time.” - Jon Arenburg at Chief Engineer for at
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NASA Webb Telescope Jul 25
required hundreds of scientists, engineers, optics experts and many others to pool their knowledge in a way that had never been done.
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NASA Webb Telescope Jul 16
How do planetary systems start? will seek these answers. Dr. Amber Straughn and Dr. John Mather tell us more.
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Matt Hughes Jun 26
The will allow us to look at the earliest moments in the universe, perhaps even as far back as the original launch date for .
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Travis Fischer Aug 6
Have my job! The Postdoctoral Program offers US and international scientists the opportunity to advance their research while contributing to NASA's scientific goals. The next deadline is Nov. 1, but cycles 3x / year. See more at
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Chris G - NSF Jun 27
clarifies: We've been told in no uncertain terms that Ariane 5 launcher will be around & available for March 2021 launch of . NASA has NOT had any further discussion beyond that date regarding upcoming retirement of Ariane 5 in favor of Ariane 6 (set to debut in 2020)
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Austin Phillips Apr 5
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Jason Major Mar 27
There were 7 tears in the 5 membrane layers of 's solar shield noted during tension testing...the largest was 10 cm long. They may or may not have affected the mission in space but obviously they need to be addressed.
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Gioia Rau Mar 27
Delay of in perspective
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NASA Webb Telescope Aug 13
You might know the basics about the telescope, but we have answered some more in depth questions for you, like why hexagons? And why not assemble Webb in orbit?
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