• James Webb Space Telescope just hit a software glitch

    12 days ago - By TheBoyGeniusReport

    James Webb has hit a software glitch. The newly minted telescope has only been in service for a little over six months, but it has run into yet another problem that will delay scientific observations, NASA has announced. Previously, Webb experienced issues after a micrometeoroid hit it. Now, the latest software issue has caused the flight software to time out.
    Webb's flight software is an important aspect of the spacecraft's instruments. As such, this Webb software glitch has had a huge effect on Webb's current scientific missions. This software manages the spacecraft's orientation, data...
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