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Infrared Astronomy

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A star struggles to be born

One of strongest hopes astronomers have for the James Webb Space Telescope is that it will reveal to us many of …

November 20, 2022
Two galaxies with the spiral in front of the elliptical

An image combining information from the Webb and Hubble telescopes shows a pair of contrasting galaxies and holds promise for future studies.

October 9, 2022
A giant star forming region is revealed by the Webb in new light.

Astronomers working with the James Webb Space Telescope recently unveiled a beautiful new image of one of the largest and most …

September 14, 2022
Jupiter from the Webb Telescope

The giant planet Jupiter is shown in remarkable detail from the giant James Webb Space Telescope. The powerful northern and southern lights are easily seen in this image.

August 24, 2022
James Webb Space Telescope image of the Cartwheel Galaxy

The James Webb Space Telescope has taken an intriguing image of a cosmic accident victim — a large galaxy that was …

August 2, 2022
Jupiter in the Infrared showing its rings

Soon after the scientists working with the Webb telescope released their gorgeous images for public consumption, they also started making available …

July 26, 2022
Five galaxies in infrared light

We are looking at a brand new picture of five galaxies (islands of billions of stars), four of which actually hang …

July 15, 2022
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