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Webb MIRI Spectroscopy Animation

Problem detected on the James Webb Space Telescope – MIRI anomaly

James Webb Space Telescope MIRI spectroscopy animation: The beam of light from the telescope is then shown in deep blue entering the instrument through the detection mirror located at the top of the instrument and acting as a periscope.Then, a series of mirrors redirects the light to the bottom of the instruments where there is …

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Emergency abandonment on the Blue Origin flight following an "anomaly"

Emergency abandonment on the Blue Origin flight following an “anomaly”

An “anomaly” forced an in-flight capsule to abort on a Blue Origin flight from West Texas on Monday. The New Shepard rocket, now grounded by the Federal Aviation Administration, was carrying no people. It is an earlier version of the one that was launched six times with people on board. One minute and four seconds …

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