James Webb Space Telescope: The Largest Eye in the Sky

Saket Singh Kaurav

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The grand, beautiful and insightful images of the Universe beamed to us by the Hubble Space Telescope (HST) have always been a treat to watch and behold. During its immensely successful three decades of scouring the vast outer space, the HST not only revealed secrets of our Solar System, our milky way and our Universe but also contributed towards our understanding of the universe through its spectacular images.

The HST’s discoveries and unforgettable photos also created huge interest in astronomy and space amongst the public in general and students in particular across the globe. It has been long-lived due to five servicing missions in the orbit with the help of NASA's space shuttle during its lifespan (1990-till date)…read more