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Next Generation Space Telescope

The NGST (now named the James Webb Space telescope) which is due to replace the Hubble Telescope by 2010. Video date February 2002. Source- 'The Hubble Space Telescope has widened our vision of the Universe and has shown us a cosmos that astounds even the scientists. Astronomers from Europe, the United States and Canada are already working on a worthy successor. The Next Generation Space Telescope, NGST, larger and more powerful than its predecessor, is due to be launched around 2009 - just before Hubble will retire after two decades of successful hard work. NGST is expected to shed light on the `Dark Ages of the Universe' by observing infrared light from the first stars and galaxies.' Blog relating to dark energy-
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