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NIRISS, Canada's exoplanet specialist on the James Webb Space Telescope - Infographic

2021-10-25 - The James Webb Space Telescope will be the most important space observatory of the next decade, serving astronomers from all over the world. One of the two Canadian elements on the James Webb Space Telescope, the Near-Infrared Imager and Slitless Spectrograph (NIRISS), was designed specifically to study the starlight streaming through exoplanet atmospheres and determine their composition. (Credit: Canadian Space Agency)

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