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Posted by: Ekkehard Augustin - Sun Sep 18, 2005 12:29 pm
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Post    Posted on: Wed Dec 03, 2008 8:43 pm
The sunshade of the James Webb Space Telescope seems to be worth to be added since it is made of a
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"... crucial technology... that reflect the sun without being heated ..."
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Of course this is of meaning at distances as close to the sun as Earth or closer.

Please refer to the article "Huge Sun Shield built for Space Telescope" ( www.space.com/businesstechnology/081203 ... -webb.html ).

What about it? What about usin g the material on the Moon?



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