The Genius Geometry of the James Webb Space Telescope

From Standup Mathematician.

Details about the Jane Street Academy of Math and Programming: Apply by 15 March for full-scholarship attendance. See you there!

NASA made a great "Webb’s Diffraction Spikes" infographic.

The differences between Webb and Hubble

Webb deepfield

Hubble deepfield

Here is the WebbPSF python package.

LIVE: Biden previews first images from Webb Space Telescope (reveal is at 05:37)

Bill Nelson born September 29, 1942. Joe Biden born November 20, 1942. They were both 79 at the time.

The images of space were all produced by NASA and the Space Telescope Science Institute who have kindly made them freely available for the rest of us to use.

Huge thanks to my Patreon supports. That shiny cardboard isn’t cheap.

– None yet, let me know if you spot anything!

Filming and editing by Alex Genn-Bash
Written and performed by Matt Parker
Produced by Nicole Jacobus
Music by Howard Carter
Design by Simon Wright and Adam Robinson

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