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09.29.17
NASA pushes James Webb Space Telescope launch to Spring 2019
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NASA pushes James Webb Space Telescope launch to Spring 2019

The integration of its spacecraft parts could delay liftoff by up to eight months.

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11.07.16
NASA has completed the $8.7 billion James Webb space telescope
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NASA has completed the $8.7 billion James Webb space telescope

Hubble's successor is ready for testing ahead of the October, 2018 launch.

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08.26.16
NASA extends the Spitzer mission for two-and-a-half years
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NASA extends the Spitzer mission for two-and-a-half years

It will look for targets for James Webb to observe more closely.

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11.25.15
NASA installs the first mirror on the Hubble's replacement
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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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07.16.14
NASA's new telescopes could spot alien life within 20 years
07.16.14

NASA's new telescopes could spot alien life within 20 years

Convinced that there's got to be life on other planets? You're not alone in the universe -- in fac...

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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
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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 simp...

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