Here are some cool features we've found!
- Behind the Webb - a video podcast from Space Telescope Science Institute.
- James Webb vs. Hubble, How do they compare? - an interactive version of our comparison of the two telescopes, created by NASA HQ.
- Webb's Tug of War - an interactive that shows how Webb keeps its orientation in space by the Space Telescope Science Institute.
Please explore the links below to learn more about JWST and infrared astronomy.
Webb Telescope (http://webbtelescope.org/):
This site, maintained by the Space Telescope Science Institute, allows you to
explore the telescope and discover the science concepts of this amazing instrument.
Cool Cosmos (http://coolcosmos.ipac.caltech.edu/):
Learn more about infrared light, astronomy, and the world around us. Spectacular
images, fun games, resources for educators, and more!
Amazing Space (http://amazing-space.stsci.edu/):
A set of Web-based activities from the Space Telescope Science Institute. These
are primarily designed for classroom use, but made available for all to enjoy.
Imagine the Universe (http://imagine.gsfc.nasa.gov):
This site, a service of the Exploration of the Universe Division at NASA/Goddard
Space Flight Center, is intended for students age 14 and up or anyone interested
in learning about our universe. It covers such topics as black holes, gamma
rays and cosmology and includes the Ask an Astrophysicist service where scientists
answer questions from the public.
Goddard Space Flight Center hosts this learning center for young astronomers
(grades K-8) that offers a fun introduction to basic topics of astronomy.