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Senate Approves Bill Funding JWST

This afternoon the U.S. Senate approved H.R. 2112, a FY 2012 bill from Maryland Senator Barbara Mikulski that would fund…

8 years ago

What is Vision? (A Save The James Webb Support Video)

Do you love astronomy? Do you appreciate science? Do you have a curiosity about the nature of our Universe, how…

8 years ago

Senate Saves the James Webb Space Telescope!

The 2012 fiscal year appropriation bill, marked up today by the Senate, allows for continued funding of the James Webb…

8 years ago

James Webb Space Telescope Nearing Completion

[/caption] The James Webb Space Telescope or JWST has long been touted as the replacement for the Hubble Space Telescope.…

8 years ago

Rumors of Continued Soaring Life-Cycle Costs for Webb Telescope

[/caption] Under the threat of cancellation because of cost overruns, this is about the worst news the James Webb Space…

8 years ago

First JWST Instrument Passes Tests

[/caption] One of many instruments that will fly aboard the James Webb Space Telescope (JWST) has just passed critical testing…

8 years ago

New Webb Telescope Technologies Already Helping Human Eyes

[/caption] Editor's note: This NASA press release provides just one example of how developing technology for space missions often has…

8 years ago

Proposed NASA Budget Bill Would Cancel James Webb Space Telescope

[/caption] The US House Commerce, Justice, and Science Subcommittee has proposed a NASA spending bill that would put NASA’s budget…

8 years ago

Webb Telescope FAQs

How is the James Webb Space Telescope different than the Hubble Space Telescope? What will JWST be looking for when…

9 years ago