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How the Webb Telescope Expanded My Universe

By Dennis Overbye

23 Aug 2022 · 3 min read

Editor's Note

Newly released and totally unprecedented images of Jupiter, taken by the James Webb telescope, have left the world in awe. Read this piece to discover why the telescope has been such a success.

(Out There)

I have a confession to make: I underestimated the James Webb Space Telescope.

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