Saturday, February 4, 2023

James Webb

NASA’s James Webb takes star-filled portrait of Pillars of Creation

NASA has announced that its James Webb Space Telescope has captured a lush, highly detailed landscape -- the iconic Pillars of Creation, where new stars are forming within dense clouds of gas and dust.According to the space agency, the...

James Webb Space telescope captures striking view of Neptune’s rings

US-based space agency NASA has announced that its James Webb Space Telescope has captured the clearest view of Neptune's rings in more than 30 years. Most striking in Webb's new image is the crisp view of the planet's rings --...

Mars is real mighty in 1st James Webb observations of Red Planet

 NASAs James Webb Space Telescope has captured its first images and spectra of Mars that show a region of the planets eastern hemisphere at two different wavelengths, or colours of infrared light. Whereas the images show differences in brightness integrated...

NASA’s James Webb telescope detects water on distant planet

NASA’s James Webb Space Telescope has detected signs of water, along with evidence for clouds and haze, in the atmosphere of a hot, puffy gas giant planet orbiting a Sun-like star over a thousand light years away, the US...

NASA to reveal rare celestial objects taken by James Webb telescope

NASA is set to reveal rare celestial objects, taken by the James Webb Space Telescope, like one of the largest and brightest nebulae in the sky, a giant planet outside our solar system composed mainly of gas, and first...

NASA’s James Webb telescope reaches final orbit in space

NASA’s revolutionary James Webb Space Telescope has reached the final orbit in space on Tuesday, after a month of space travel.A joint effort with the European Space Agency (ESA) and Canadian Space Agency, the Webb mission was launched on...