VIDEO: New science for James Webb Telescope

The successor to Hubble, the James Webb Space Telescope, is scheduled for launch in 2018.

It is currently under construction at the Goddard Space Flight Centre in Maryland – and BBC Click was given rare access to the vast instrument.

Here, Mark Clampin explains how the James Webb will transform our understanding of space.

BBC Click will have a special report on the James Webb Space Telescope. Find out more at BBC.com/Click and @BBCClick

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