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the Space Telescope Science Institute
The James Webb Space Telescope is set to be NASA's infrared flagship observatory beginning in the summer of 2022. With expected resolution from 0.6 to 28.8 micron, it will enable transformative observations including research into exoplanets, star- and planet-formation, galactic formation and evolution, and cosmology. It is expected to be operational for at least 5 years, with a goal of 10.
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