Space Exploration

The Telescopes of Tomorrow Will Be Unimaginably Powerful

When you think of the most powerful telescope, you probably think about Hubble. But the Hubble Space Telescope is nearly 30 years old, and technology is progressing rapidly in the meantime. Soon, we'll launch the James Webb Space Telescope—but that's just the beginning. Explore and imagine the other telescopes we might create someday in the video below.

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Telescopes of Tomorrow

James Webb, Giant Magellan, and Large Synoptic Survey—oh my!

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Written by Curiosity Staff February 17, 2017

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