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Webb, James (Edwin)

(1907–92) business executive, government official; born in Granville County, N.C. A Sperry Gyroscope executive (1936–41) and Marine Corps major, he served as President Truman's budget director (1946–49), balancing the budget before joining the state department (1949–52). As the National Aeronautics and Space Administration director (1961–68), he put American astronauts ahead of the Russians, leaving to head a science foundation.
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NASA has successfully installed the first of 18 flight mirrors built by Ball Aerospace onto the James Webb Space Telescope, beginning a critical piece of the observatory's construction.
25, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- NASA has successfully installed the first of 18 flight mirrors onto the James Webb Space Telescope, beginning a critical piece of the observatory's construction.
These simulations will be tested further when the much-anticipated James Webb Space Telescope comes online in late 2018.
Washington, Ramadan 16, 1436, Jul 3, 2015, SPA -- James Webb, 69, who has served in the Senate and
25-mile time trial at Rugby: Simon Hall 16-28, Craig McKee 16-43, Andy Craig 16-50, Jonathan Cottingham 17-09, Simon Bayliss 17-17, Luke Pugh 17-38, Dave Elliott 17-52, Chris Parsons 17-54, Adrian Tayles 17-56, James Webb 18-10, Richard Wayman 18-11, Phil Scott 18-11, Roman Matusiak 18-15, Sean Shields 19-02, David Tyler 19-21, Ben Atkinson 19-24, Andrew Childs 19-27, Anne Portsmouth 20-02, Gary Howes 20-10, Marina Bloom 20-14, Kevin Loydall 20-49, Dave Gunby 21-18, Howard Beale 21-50, Davy MacLachlan 2-18, Eric Burke 23-03, Mike Bloom 23-04.
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The next-generation James Webb Space Telescope, set to be launched in 2018, is affecting the progress of ATLAST which has taken a backseat due to this project.
James Garvin, the chief scientist for NASA Goddard's Sciences and Exploration Directorate, said that through Disk Detective, volunteers are going to help the astronomical community discover new planetary nurseries that will become future targets for NASA's Hubble Space Telescope and its successor, the James Webb Space Telescope.