James Webb Space Telescope Beryllium Mining and Manufacturing B-Roll

  • Released Wednesday, October 10th, 2018
  • Updated Wednesday, May 3rd, 2023 at 1:46PM

B-Roll footage of the mining site in the Topaz-Spor Mountains in Utah, where the beryllium for the James Webb Space Telescope was found. Also B-Roll footage of the facility where the beryllium was made and used to make the mirrors for the telescope. All of the footage is from the Space Telescope Science Institute in Baltimore, Maryland.


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