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Title: James Webb Telescope Launch Successfully at 12-20 GMT Christmas Day
Post by: welshcol on February 24, 2021, 01:11:33 pm
James Webb Telescope to Launch in October

See :-
https://earthsky.org/space/james-webb-telescope-hubble-successor-to-launch
Title: Re: James Webb Telescope to Launch in October - Update December 2021
Post by: welshcol on September 09, 2021, 06:56:04 pm
The James Webb telescope launch date has been ammended to 18th December 2021 👍👍🔭🔭

See'
https://arstechnica.com/science/2021/09/the-james-webb-telescope-has-a-bona-fide-launch-date/

See
https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-58498676
Title: Re: James Webb Telescope to Launch in October ammended to December
Post by: welshcol on October 11, 2021, 01:43:24 pm
October Update 👍👍

See:-
https://astronomy.com/magazine/news/2021/10/the-james-webb-space-telescope-lives
Title: Re: James Webb Telescope to Launch in October ammended to December
Post by: welshcol on October 24, 2021, 09:33:41 am
The James Webbs Advantages Over Hubble

"What the giant James Webb telescope will see that Hubble can't" https://mashable.com/article/james-webb-space-telescope-hubble-science?amp
Title: Re: James Webb Telescope to Launch in October ammended to December
Post by: welshcol on November 14, 2021, 08:14:40 pm
Details of the James Webb Mirror.

See:- https://www.nasaspaceflight.com/2021/11/james-webb-mirrors/
Title: Re: James Webb Telescope to Launch in October ammended to December
Post by: Geoffw on November 17, 2021, 09:20:55 pm
The latest BBC Sky at night has a feature on Telescopes.

https://www.bbc.co.uk/iplayer/episode/m0011mtx/the-sky-at-night-telescopes-through-time (https://www.bbc.co.uk/iplayer/episode/m0011mtx/the-sky-at-night-telescopes-through-time)
Title: Re: James Webb Telescope to Launch in October ammended to December
Post by: welshcol on November 18, 2021, 04:27:06 pm
Repeated Friday 19th November at 12-25am 👍👍
Title: Re: James Webb Telescope to Launch in October ammended to December
Post by: welshcol on November 20, 2021, 08:26:39 pm
Some additional details on the design of the James Webb telescope mirrors.

See:- https://www.secretsofuniverse.in/james-webb-space-telescope/
Title: Re: James Webb Telescope to Launch in October ammended to December
Post by: welshcol on November 24, 2021, 10:39:54 pm
James Webb Launch Date Delayed to Earliest 22nd December due to Pre-Flight  Incident  ::)  ::)

See: https://youtu.be/IfLoayApkk4
Title: Re: James Webb Telescope to Launch in October ammended to December
Post by: welshcol on November 30, 2021, 10:03:29 am
James Webb stil on Schedule for 22nd December 🔭🔭🚀🚀

See:& https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-59419110
Title: Re: James Webb Telescope to Launch in October ammended to December
Post by: welshcol on December 08, 2021, 10:15:24 pm
James Webb 🔭 Telescope Fuelled up Ready for Launch

See :-https://scitechdaily.com/10-billion-james-webb-space-telescope-fueled-for-launch/
Title: Re: James Webb Telescope to Launch in October ammended to December
Post by: welshcol on December 22, 2021, 06:27:05 pm
Launch Postponed to Christmas Day
See:- https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-59754467
Title: Re: James Webb Telescope Launch Amended to Christmas Day
Post by: welshcol on December 24, 2021, 12:44:17 pm
How Does the James Webb Telescope Work ?

See:- https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/av/science-environment-59525740
Title: Re: James Webb Telescope Launch Successfully at 12-20 GMT Christmas Day
Post by: welshcol on December 28, 2021, 10:36:13 pm
Track the James Webb Live

See:- https://youtu.be/d8Skc-JqWLE
Title: Re: James Webb Telescope Launch Successfully at 12-20 GMT Christmas Day
Post by: welshcol on December 29, 2021, 06:09:28 pm
Sun Shield starts to unfold on the James Webb 👍👍

See :- https://www.dailymail.co.uk/sciencetech/article-10352527/James-Webb-Space-Telescope-begins-unfolding-massive-sunshield.html
Title: Re: James Webb Telescope Launch Successfully at 12-20 GMT Christmas Day
Post by: welshcol on January 01, 2022, 02:59:30 pm
Sun Shield on the James Webb Successfully Deployed 👍👍☔☔

See:- https://www.space.com/james-webb-space-telescope-sunshield-deployment-success
Title: Re: James Webb Telescope Launch Successfully at 12-20 GMT Christmas Day
Post by: welshcol on January 07, 2022, 12:23:31 pm
James Webb heat radiatir deploys successfully 👍👍

See:-
https://scitechdaily.com/webb-space-telescopes-specialized-heat-radiator-deployed-successfully/
Title: Re: James Webb Telescope Launch Successfully at 12-20 GMT Christmas Day
Post by: welshcol on January 09, 2022, 06:21:38 pm
James Webb Mirror now Fully Deployed 🔭🔭

See:-
https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-59914936
Title: Re: James Webb Telescope Launch Successfully at 12-20 GMT Christmas Day
Post by: welshcol on January 28, 2022, 12:44:14 pm
The Technology Behind the James Webb Primary Mirror 😱

https://www.secretsofuniverse.in/james-webb-space-telescope/
Title: Re: James Webb Telescope Launch Successfully at 12-20 GMT Christmas Day
Post by: welshcol on February 12, 2022, 10:13:51 am
First Image Received from James Webb 🔭

See
:- https://www.independent.co.uk/space/nasa-picture-james-webb-space-telescope-jwst-image-b2013278.html
Title: Re: James Webb Telescope Launch Successfully at 12-20 GMT Christmas Day
Post by: welshcol on March 16, 2022, 10:01:40 pm
NASA Releases First Fully Aligned Image From the James Webb 💫🔭🔭
Title: Re: James Webb Telescope Launch Successfully at 12-20 GMT Christmas Day
Post by: welshcol on March 18, 2022, 06:26:34 pm
First focused image 👍👍

See :- https://www.bbc.com/news/science-environment-60771210