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Instant Genius Podcast: The James Webb Space Telescope, with Stuart Clark

Published: 20th December, 2021 at 07:00
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Science writer Stuart Clark joins us on our podcasts, Instant Genius and Instant Genius Extra.

Instant Genius is a bite-sized masterclass in podcast form. In this week's episode, we talk to science writer Stuart Clark.


He tells us everything we need to know about the James Webb Space Telescope, the most important, high-risk space mission of the decade.

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And if that's not enough, you can hear even more from Stuart on Instant Genius Extra.

On this subscription-only show, available on Apple Podcasts, we take a deeper dive into the topics covered on Instant Genius. In this episode, Stuart explains how the most sensitive instrument on Earth was built and what will happen before it's sent into space.

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Daniel BennettEditor, BBC Science Focus

Daniel Bennett is the Editor of BBC Science Focus. He is an award-winning journalist who’s been reporting on science and technology for over a decade, writing about the science of serials killers, sandwiches, supernovae and almost everything in between.


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