Videos from JWST Videos

The James Webb Space Telescope is the successor to the venerable Hubble Space Telescope. It is designed to explore the infrared universe and look at the very first stars and galaxies in the universe as well as help us identify and learn about exoplanets.

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Space Fan News #5: The Future is in the Infrared

15th Jan, 2011 - 5943 views

Whew! This has been some week, the AAS is now over and astronomy overload has set in. All of you have been so supportive and enthusiastic about this series. To be honest, I was shocked at how many watched these vids. Because this was such a posit

Space Fan News #6: James Webb Space Telescope Mission Update

22nd Jan, 2011 - 6058 views

Thought I would share some of the latest news from the James Webb Space Telescope mission. Looks like there are some delays ahead and cost overruns, but this isn't surprising and is quite common in space missions.

The James Webb Space Telescope: The Largest Telescope Ever Launched

31st Jan, 2011 - 54.9K views

DeepAstronomy site is undergoing a makeover: Please stop by and take a look. The James Webb Space Telescope is due to launch no earlier than September of 2016, but anticipation is high for the data and images. It is des

Space Fan News #20(!): 20,000 Subs; JWST Mission Update

1st May, 2011 - 5920 views

Wow, 20,000 subscribers! Who would have thunk it possible? Thanks so much for watching my stuff. This week: an update on JWST. Things are progressing swimmingly, here's the report:

Space Fan News #26: On the Cancellation of JWST

30th Jul, 2011 - 6144 views I've been asked by many of you to do a video on the proposed cancellation of JWST. Here it is. JWST Cancellation: AAS Statement:

Space Fan News #29: 2MASS Makes a Map; MIRI ready for JWST; STEREO-A Makes a Movie

21st Aug, 2011 - 5042 views Lots of news from space missions this week, from 2MASS to STEREO. Even some JWST stuff in here! That STEREO-A movie makes this a must-see. Really cool!. 2MASS: http:

JWST Model as seen from Baltimore's Inner Harbor

18th Oct, 2011 - 4201 views This video is very shaky because I was holding the camera by the gorilla pod, which magnified the instability from the wind. Sorry about that. Here, I take you to see the JWST model from my boat, we take the inner harbo

Space Fan News #37: JWST Model in Baltimore Up Close and Personal

22nd Oct, 2011 - 4965 views There were some very nice people who work on the project willing to let me ask them some questions about JWST and post them here on YouTube. Special thanks to Dr. Marshall Perrin from STScI and Charlie Atkinson from Nor

Deep Astronomy Vlog #4: The Heartbeat of Hubble

27th Oct, 2011 - 4643 views

Christ, there's a blog too?! Here's some footage from an artistic display that was running concurrently with the JWST model. It is taking data from a telemetry from the Hubble Space Telescope and rendering it as a wav

Space Fan News #41: JWST Saved; Hawking Loses a Bet, Cygnus X-1 Exists

19th Nov, 2011 - 7593 views NASA Budget and JWST Saved: Ready to build JWST Cygnus X1

Space Fan News #47: JWST Goes to AAS; Kepler Misses a Couple Planets

10th Jan, 2012 - 5292 views Thanks to Alberto Conti and Jason Kalirai for the visuals! Here's the link to discovery:

Space Fan News #48: JWST Making a Splash at AAS; Herschel Looks at Clouds; Hubble Outdoes Itself

11th Jan, 2012 - 4688 views Hershel's view of LMC/SMC: Hubble Protocluster: