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2008-10-08 15:45:00

The model of the James Webb Space Telescope has been making a lot of "orbits" around the world, and is now slated to "land" at the Deutsches Museum in Munich, Germany from October 13-28, 2008.

2008-07-10 15:00:08

To: SCIENCE EDITORS Contact: Rob Gutro of NASA Goddard Space Flight Center, +1-301- 286-4044, Robert.J.Gutro@nasa.gov; or Sally Koris of Northrop Grumman, +1-310-812-4721, sally.koris@ngc.com GREENBELT, Md., July 10 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The full- scale model of the James Webb Space Telescope resumes its world tour with a stop in Montreal.

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2007-05-03 15:08:15

This May, there will be more than one "web slinger" coming to town. In addition to the superhero, who will make his third movie appearance, NASA has its own "Webb" slinger – the James Webb Space Telescope.

2006-06-13 20:48:33

By John Whitesides, Political Correspondent WASHINGTON (Reuters) - James Webb, a former Navy secretary during the Reagan administration, won a rough Democratic primary fight in Virginia on Tuesday for the right to challenge Republican Sen. George Allen in November.

2004-11-29 15:00:10

James Webb telescope will have mirror support system made in Boulder BOULDER - As the Hubble Space Telescope nears its final few years of duty, its successor is being built in Boulder.


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