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ROE Astronomy Talk - Future Space Telescopes
Mon 16 January 2017, 19:30 – 20:30 GMT
Future Space Telescopes
This year the James Webb Space Telescope (JWST) went into the full system test phase, ready for launch in 2018. What will be the next big telescopes in space? Will we be able to afford to go even bigger than the JWST, or do we need new breakthrough technologies to take the next steps? And what might we discover if we could have giant telescopes in space?