On Saturday afternoon, the largest telescope, James Webb, was launched.
The launch took place at the Kourou cosmodrome in French Guiana.
The telescope is expected to become the most powerful astronomical instrument in the hands of scientists. Its launch is aimed at enabling scientists to see the distant past of the universe.
“James Webb” will be the successor to Hubble. It surpasses the most famous telescope in parameters. The diameter of its folding main mirror reaches 6.5 m.