Infrared: Beyond the Visible

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Duration: 7 minutes, 30 seconds

The answers to some of the universe's greatest mysteries are being beamed through the night sky in light we can't see with human eyes ... but it won't be invisible to us forever. Explore the wonder of infrared astronomy and the promise of the upcoming Webb telescope through the technological wizardry of paper cutouts. Informs you faster and guaranteed to contain 100 percent more llamas than any astronomy video ever produced before!

Cosmology, Features, Illustrative, Universe, Webb Mission


Produced by the Space Telescope Science Institute (STScI)
Production Team: Stephanie Smith, Tracy Vogel, Kelly T.S. Williamson, and Marc Lussier
Science Advisors: Dr. Jason Kalirai and Dr. Frank Summers
Narration: Joshua Moore
Additional thanks to our colleagues at STScI and NASA’s Goddard Space Flight Center, including Bonnie Eisenhamer, Stratis Kakadelis, and Massimo Stiavelli

Publication: September 12, 2012