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Will WFIRST Suffer Because of JWST?

30th Jul, 2018 - 2792 views

In this episode, we’ve all heard about the delays and cost overruns of NASA’s flagship observatory, JWST. How will it affect upcoming large space telescope missions, like WFIRST?

The James Webb Space Telescope: The Next Great Observatory

31st Aug, 2018 - 4562 views

For more than two decades, the series of NASA Great Observatories may have revealed more about the secrets of the cosmos than had been accomplished in the preceding history of astronomical exploration. The next great history-making observatory, the J

The James Webb Space Telescope is Less Than 2 Years Away!

19th Jan, 2017 - 17.3K views

Hangout Sponsor: .SPACE Domains. Click on the link to get your .space domain for $2.99: https://goo.gl/e2b5HB With the Hubble Space Telescope still going strong, astronomers around the world are growing increasingly excited about the prospect of it

The E/PO Impact of The Webb Space Telescope at SXSW

5th Apr, 2013 - 15 views

The NASA Experience Tent and full scale model of the James Webb Space Telescope at South by Southwest in Austin, Texas was the largest and most successful outreach attempt for the #JWST mission so far. Tens of thousands of people visited the model a

Space Fan News #97: Fastest Black Hole Measured; Possible Protoplanet; JWST @SXSW

2nd Mar, 2013 - 8465 views

The fastest black hole ever measured so far also solves controversy. There may be a protoplanet around HD 100546 and I'm going to SXSW! Riddle of black hole spin solved: http://www.nasa.gov/mission_pages/nustar/news/nustar20130227.html http://news.

Space Fan News #101: Goodbye Herschel; Dusty Black Holes; New JWST Milestone

22nd Jun, 2013 - 6926 views

Don't forget to follow DeepAstronomy on Twitter! Here are links to this week's stories: Herschel Space Telescope Turned Off: http://www.esa.int/Our_Activities/Operations/Herschel_ends_operations_as_orbiting_testbed http://science.nbcnews.com/_news/

Space Fan Hangout #1

13th Sep, 2012 - 0 views

Thanks everybody, that was fun! Here are some links I promised: "Sniffing Alien Atmospheres" Talk: http://www.stsci.edu/jwst/doc-archive/presentations/AAS-jan2012-townhall-Charbonneau.pdf "Beyond the Visible" Video: http://webbtelescope.org/webb_

South by Southwest Space Science Hangout

9th Mar, 2013 - 26 views

I'm really happy I finally got a chance to hangout with Fraser Cain, Pamela Gay, Scott Lewis and Camilla Corona! Frank Summers, Alberto Conti and I hungout to talk a bit about what we're doing here in Austin and Alberto filled us in on why where her

Seeing Beyond: The James Webb Space Telescope

26th Jan, 2013 - 72.5K views

This was originally produced as a talk to be given by people at the Institute to discuss and introduce JWST. I was asked to turn this into a video based on a Keynote presentation. This is what I came up with. Special thanks to Stephanie Smith who

Seeing Beyond - The James Webb Space Telescope (Final Cut)

16th Mar, 2013 - 861K views

The James Webb Space Telescope (JWST) is the successor to the Hubble Space Telescope and is scheduled for launch in October 2018. We made some changes and did some re-cutting. Here is the final version. You can download this video for free on my bl

New JWST Launch Date, Budget Set By NASA

28th Jun, 2018 - 12.7K views

In this episode, the verdict is in. After reading and responding to the independent review of the JWST mission, NASA announced today a new launch date and an updated cost analysis. It looks like JWST will launch on March 30, 2021

More Troubles for JWST

4th May, 2018 - 8124 views

In this episode, more bad news coming out of the James Webb Space Telescope Mission, screws and washers from sun shield cover were found on the floor.