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Time-Lapse of NASA’s James Webb Space Telescope Assembly, Sunshield Deployment

February 28, 2020


The past year has been one of
great progress for … the James Webb Space Telescope. Music NASA and Northrop Grumman
engineers successfully … integrated the two halves of the
observatory. Music Webb is now an assembled
spacecraft. Music Following Integration, engineers
unfolded and deployed … the spacecraft’s sunshield. Music Next, Webb will undergo
enviromental tests … as an integrated observatory. Music

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40 Comments

  • Reply Immortus29 February 26, 2020 at 4:08 pm

    Awesome, cant wait!

  • Reply Nobody February 26, 2020 at 4:09 pm

    Just launch it already!!!!!! we waited long enough…..

  • Reply bugzbunny109 February 26, 2020 at 4:11 pm

    firsssssssttt!!

  • Reply SWZak February 26, 2020 at 4:11 pm

    😍😍😍😍😍😍😍

  • Reply Bass Town Ncs February 26, 2020 at 4:19 pm

    lovely video

  • Reply 23 Sleng February 26, 2020 at 4:19 pm

    Looking forward to some cgi videos of this. I love foil and garbage bags stretched around a shopping trolley

  • Reply F.B.I - WHO February 26, 2020 at 4:21 pm

    Its just a beauty!

  • Reply eskerilk February 26, 2020 at 4:21 pm

    Go James goo👏👏👏

  • Reply Abhijit Dhar February 26, 2020 at 4:23 pm

    waiting anxiously, if anything goes wrong I will be in tears finger X

  • Reply rana Mohammed February 26, 2020 at 4:26 pm

    Oh Nasa …. I really really want to go to the space …..I want to discover the space….its my dream…I'm rana and i'm 15 …And i really want this dream to become true….i want to discover the other planets ….And i want to discover what is under the planets….This darkness….This empty space…who knows if its really empty or not…can you make my dream comes true?

  • Reply Razer Gaming February 26, 2020 at 4:30 pm

    Wowsome…..nice… Best of best

  • Reply ghost February 26, 2020 at 4:34 pm

    Oof! The hype!
    Can't wait, next generation science research starting next year!
    Great job to everyone at NASA and everywhere who made it happen 👏
    Keep us looking up and peering into the heavens 😉👍

  • Reply MAD SCIENTIST February 26, 2020 at 4:37 pm

    that wasnt a telescope. btw

  • Reply DarlEng February 26, 2020 at 4:37 pm

    music did not have to go that hard but i love it

  • Reply ghost February 26, 2020 at 4:40 pm

    How does this video not have millions and billions of views? People can celebrate Christmas and Halloween but they can't celebrate one of the greatest and pioneering achievements of humankind.. seriously people's priorities are warped.

  • Reply Alex February 26, 2020 at 4:59 pm

    Can't wait to be there.

  • Reply Atom Ant February 26, 2020 at 5:00 pm

    Let's go let' go , can't wait anymore !

  • Reply harley davidson February 26, 2020 at 5:06 pm

    Awsome ,, BUT THE BEAST IS ALREADY AT THE SUN OBSERVATORY SHOULD HAVE SIGHT OF THE BODY OF ROCK NEXT TO THE SUN….INTHE proper position must match my mark ….or I'm getting signals far past that point…

  • Reply hornetluca February 26, 2020 at 5:07 pm

    When will it be launched?

  • Reply Basketball Guru February 26, 2020 at 5:29 pm

    Let's hope this time there will be no delays.

  • Reply BillyWitchDoctor February 26, 2020 at 5:34 pm

    Music by Hans Zammer. From the movie Innerstellar.

  • Reply worksmartpaul February 26, 2020 at 5:40 pm

    This movie is rated E for everyone.

  • Reply Pup314 February 26, 2020 at 5:46 pm

    Would be more interesting to see a time lapse of it sitting waiting to be launched.

  • Reply Maxim Pautov February 26, 2020 at 6:08 pm

    Я буду молиться за вас,что бы вы смогли вывести на орбиту этот телескоп!
    И что на орбите он работал в штатном режиме,так,как вы запланировали💪💪💪

  • Reply George Chivu February 26, 2020 at 9:00 pm

    Take your time. Check and double check. This project is too important to fail.

  • Reply Time To Destination February 26, 2020 at 9:43 pm

    This will take humanity to the next level. Thanks NASA and all the people behind this project.

  • Reply NeonVisual February 26, 2020 at 10:43 pm

    So one micro meteorite hits the shade and the whole thing is ruined?

  • Reply Robert Horker February 26, 2020 at 10:58 pm

    I'll be in my grave before this thing gets off the ground.

  • Reply Justin Hopkins February 26, 2020 at 11:26 pm

    Get that thing into space already! The excitement is too much.

  • Reply Benjamin Wen February 27, 2020 at 3:21 am

    I love NASA

  • Reply mrmortgage February 27, 2020 at 3:34 am

    It's things like this that makes me wish I had Jeff Bezos money. I would not stop at any costs to make sure we get an instrument like this in space. If it fails the first time I'd bring out the check book and write another check.

  • Reply Hendra 12 February 27, 2020 at 3:53 am

    Mntapp

  • Reply Propulsion Studios February 27, 2020 at 4:17 am

    Camera of the decade. Can't wait to see what hidden treasures it reveals!

  • Reply Julieta Orliacq February 27, 2020 at 4:25 am

    Why are they all dressing special suits? (Sorry about the ignorance…)

  • Reply Eric Rusch Sr February 27, 2020 at 4:40 am

    Holding my breath for about two years now…..

  • Reply nagualdesign February 27, 2020 at 8:32 am

    It looks so delicate! The thought of it undergoing acoustic testing is unbearable. 😬

  • Reply SC. ANIMESH SINGH ISRO February 27, 2020 at 9:48 am

    When it will launch

  • Reply Ryvucz February 27, 2020 at 3:58 pm

    I always find time lapse videos more enjoyable with narration and not text, since text obscures site, and causes you to read, missing out on things due to a fast pace.

  • Reply Jim Shoe February 27, 2020 at 9:41 pm

    I used to work at NASA I was a rocket!

  • Reply Markus Orison February 28, 2020 at 1:28 am

    I hope they can get this out there before the Marble Machine X is completed.

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