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Extremely Delayed James Webb Space Telescope Delayed Again, Again

Submitted by Gizmodo on June 2, 2021 - 6:00pm

The upcoming James Webb Space Telescope, already seven years behind schedule, will not launch on Halloween as planned, which is just as well, given the ominous date and this project’s history of bad luck. For once, the delay is not due to the telescope, but rather the rocket that will deliver it to space.