Accession Number N20120012543
Title Our History in the Stars.
Publication Date 2012
Media Count 9p
Personal Author J. C. Mather
Abstract John C. Mather is senior project director of NASA's James Webb Space Telescope (JWST), successor to the Hubble Telescope. Nearly cancelled in summer 2011 during a flurry of federal budget cuts, the project was fully funded by Congress in November 201l. Fellowship spoke with Dr. Mather about his thoughts on the importance of funding space science and the JWST.
Keywords Federal budgets
Infrared astronomy
James webb space telescope
Nasa space programs
Scientists
Spaceborne astronomy


 
Source Agency National Aeronautics and Space Administration
NTIS Subject Category 54 - Astronomy & Astrophysics
54B - Astronomy & Celestial Mechanics
Corporate Author Goddard Space Flight Center, Greenbelt, MD.
Document Type Technical report
Title Note N/A
NTIS Issue Number 1303
Contract Number N/A

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