Next Space Telescope: Game Changer Or Budget Buster?

Credit: WFIRST: NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center
An uprated astronomy telescope built around a surplus National Reconnaissance Mirror has the potential to “significantly advance” scientific progress, particularly if it is launched early enough to work with the James Webb Space Telescope (JWST). But a report by the U.S. National Academies of...

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