TITLE

Move Over Hubble!

PUB. DATE
November 2002
SOURCE
Weekly Reader News - Edition 3;11/29/2002, Vol. 72 Issue 12, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reveals the plan of the U.S. National Aeronautics and Space Administration to build a telescope which will be called the James Webb Space Telescope. Launching plans for the telescope; Future location of the telescope.
ACCESSION #
8640686

 

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