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Why Does James Webb Space Telescope Use Golden Mirrors?

JWST is the most powerful and largest telescope. Here’s why it uses golden mirrors.
manju s
The telescope can peek into the past, learning how the universe looked 13 billion years ago.
It uses real gold-plated mirrors to pierce through the vastness of the cosmos.
Telescope mirrors require some kind of metal coating to reflect as much light as possible.
JWST uses gold mirrors to catch UV and visible light emitted by early luminous objects.
Secondly, the planets and stars form in clouds of dust and gas which can come in the way of its vision.
To observe infrared light, the JWST’s mirrors have been made to reflect as much light as they can.
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