The James Webb Space Telescope (JWST): A new window to the infrared Universe

  • Duration: 60 minutes
  • Date Recorded: February 01, 2023


  • Dr. Louis Barbier, NASA Associate Chief Scientist


Dr. Barbier discusses NASA's James Webb Space Telescope (JWST), the successor to the Hubble Space Telescope. JWST views the sky in the infrared part of the electromagnetic spectrum. This talk describes JWST and shows some of the astounding early images being produced.

Note: in the event, Dr. Barbier referred to a where people can go for the latest images and updates on JWST. That resource can be found here:

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