Large Space Structures – The James Webb Space Telescope

Scientists at the California Institute of Technology and the Jet Propulsion Laboratory, led by Professor Sergio Pellegrino, are studying the feasibility of a self-assembling space telescope.

Individual mirror segments, mounted on separate satellites called MirrorSats, would be carried into space aboard multiple rockets. Once in orbit, the segments would maneuver in cooperation with each other to link up and produce a mosaic telescope mirror.

The research and demonstration missions are partly funded by the Keck Institute for Space Studies.
The James Webb Space Telescope Will Search Out The Extra-Terrestrials (+VIDEO)
More Videos: NASAWebbTelescope

Donate BTC: 1DUUZbiqjbJvzjuRZEwTS47bqgmnhEJ4XG

Donate ETH: 0x981FcEAAa895C6cee76D2876e9AfC649Dc0C4c75

More Posts:

New iPad 3 Features
Catholic Church Of The Transfiguration
Swimming Pool Feng Shui 2012
Cell Phones Convenience Tops With Andigo
C-Thru: Helmet Enables Firefighters To See Through Smoke
Robotic Snake Removes Toxic Metals From Water
The End Of Humanity: Nick Bostrom at TEDxOxford
CHAPPIE - Official Teaser Trailer
Ripsaw EV2 Extreme Luxury Super Tank
Sikorsky Completes DARPA ALIAS Phase 1 Autonomous Flight