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We'll be at the USA Science and Engineering Festival this weekend at the Convention Center in Washington, DC. Come see us! More info:
http://go.nasa.gov/1gPiMzV
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Nobel Laureate Dr. John Mather gives a talk UC Berkeley about #JWST  and the beginnings of the universe: http://youtu.be/zwg-q7aP0g8
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Dark molecular clouds become transparent in the infrared. What’s inside? http://www.spitzer.caltech.edu/images/2140-sig07-005-Spitzer-Digs-Up-Hidden-Stars-in-a-Dark-Molecular-Cloud

Image credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech/T. Bourke (Harvard-Smithsonian CfA)
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Here's a video snapshot showing how the flight Near Infrared Spectrograph was installed into the James Webb Space Telescope's instrument module: http://youtu.be/wA7VXPkI0sU
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Mike Menzel and Nobel Laureate Dr. John Mather joined Saylor Academy in a Google+ Hangout about Systems Engineering - how complex space missions like the James Webb Space Telescope stay on track and work well together.

You can watch it out YouTube: Hangout on Air with Dr. John Mather and Mike Menzel of the James Webb Space Telescope Project
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Join us Friday April 25, 10-11am ET on Twitter for a tweet-chat hosted by Northrop Grumman about #JWST , #STEM education and the +USA Science & Engineering Festival.  Ask your questions using the hashtags: #XStem  or #XStemChat .

JWST will have a booth at the festival, so come look for us there! http://www.usasciencefestival.org/
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¡Libros electrónicos gratuitos sobre #Hubble y #JWST! Descárgalos desde aquí: http://www.jwst.nasa.gov/ebooks.html

Free e-books on #Hubble and #JWST! Download them here: http://www.jwst.nasa.gov/ebooks.html
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An unusual perspective of the James Webb Space Telescope's Near Infrared Spectrograph (NIRSpec) being installed into the flight instrument module.

Credit: NASA/Chris Gunn
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Video snapshot of #JWST's primary near infrared imager (NIRCam) being installed: http://youtu.be/Ou43tCiBdyk
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Does JWST have a Camera for the visible part of the spectrum as well?
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Curious what will happen to the James Webb Space Telescope by day, hour, and minute after launch? Watch Northrop Grumman's amazing new deployment video: http://youtu.be/bTxLAGchWnA
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Didn't you post this video a few months ago? What's different... other than the music?
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All about the next generation James Webb Space Telescope!
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The James Webb Space Telescope is the successor to Hubble. It is an infrared telescope with a 6.5m mirror and a sunshade the size of a regulation tennis court! It will launch in 2018.