The James Webb Space Telescope (JWST) is a real eye-catcher  


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As the James Webb Space Telescope (JWST) comes out of the world's largest cryogenic tank, a crucial milestone for the telescope and its instruments has been reached with successful cryogenic testing. Within an international consortium, France, in particular the CEA, CNRS and CNES, played a key role in providing Hubble and Spitzer's successor with its infrared imager, MIRIM, enabling it to obtain images in a wavelength range of 5 to 28 microns.





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E. Lemaitre, 2017-11-20 00:00:00


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