When the James Webb Space Telescope launches later this year or in early 2022, it will be the largest telescope ever to be put in space.

Video: Engineering of the Webb Space Telescope

Sep 13, 2021

Engineers needed to develop some innovative technology to build the James Webb Space Telescope, which astronomers hope will be able to see some of the first stars and galaxies that formed after the Big Bang and maybe find evidence for life on planets in other solar systems. Learn about some of these features in this video.

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