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11.25.15
NASA installs the first mirror on the Hubble's replacement
11.25.15

NASA installs the first mirror on the Hubble's replacement

When complete, the James Webb space telescope is expected to exceed the Hubble's power by an order of magnitude.

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05.06.15
Researchers find new 'most distant' galaxy in the universe
05.06.15

Researchers find new 'most distant' galaxy in the universe

Peering through the voids of space is a lot like time travelling: the deeper we gaze into a seemin...

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03.16.13
James Webb Space Telescope ready for its wings, on track for 2018 launch
03.16.13

James Webb Space Telescope ready for its wings, on track for 2018 launch

What's a spacecraft need wings for? Packaging, of course. The James Webb Space telescope relies on...

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08.25.12
Alt-week 8.25.12: robotic noses, Nodosaurs and Space X launches again
08.25.12

Alt-week 8.25.12: robotic noses, Nodosaurs and Space X launches again

Alt-week peels back the covers on some of the more curious sci-tech stories from the last seven day...

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12.07.11
NASA to launch Hubble space telescope successor in 2018, will clean its room later
12.07.11

NASA to launch Hubble space telescope successor in 2018, will clean its room later

You know you're going to miss the Hubble Space Telescope once ceases operation and they let it si...

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05.11.07
NASA shows off James Webb Space Telescope, the Hubble successor
05.11.07

NASA shows off James Webb Space Telescope, the Hubble successor

With Hubble slowly winding down after years of service, NASA has now taken to talking up the teles...

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