James Webb Telescope Produces First Unified Image, Showing a Distant Star

NASA’s James Webb space telescope has produced its first unified image of a distant star, using all 18 mirrors across the craft. 

NASA released the image after completing a critical step in aligning the 18 mirrors across the space telescope, which is currently about 1 million miles away from Earth. The space agency has been working to configure the 18 individual hexagonal mirrors to act as…

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