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The Irishman Behind The $10 Million Telescope

Fionnuala .Jones
Fionnuala .Jones

12:14 29 Jul 2022


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Out of this world

Still reeling over the pictures from the James Webb telescopes?

Dr Patrick Kavanagh, an Irish researcher who helped in the development of the $10 billion telescope, spoke to 98FM's Big Breakfast this week.

He spoke about how the James Webb Space telescope has only been operational for the past 4 weeks but has already taken the deepest photo of the universe and detected water on other planets.

They spoke at length about how the telescope has already been hit by asteroids and discovered evidence of water on other planets.

Listen to the full interview below:

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