What you need to know!
Now Through Launch : December 25, 2021 07:20am EST ( 2021-12-25 12:20 GMT/UTC)
Watch NASA TV
For press briefings, prelaunch and the launch itself, December 25, 2021 07:20am EST ( 2021-12-25 12:20 GMT/UTC) and get our guide to the TV programs coming up that you can watch online.
Get Your Launch Event Resources
If you are hosting a launch event, download and share the virtual landing packet. Download posters, stickers, fact sheets, mission patches and more.
- Educator materials:
- Ways To Participate and Activities
- Instagram AR Filter
- AR App
- Get inspired and show us what you think Webb will discover in our new art challenge. Post your art and tag us with #UnfoldTheUniverse. More information at go.nasa.gov/unfoldtheuniverse. You can also browse the amazing art others have produced and submitted for our #JWSTArt campaign.
- Explore Webb's Deployments Interactively as it will unfold from it's launch configuration through to its final operational configuration.
- Show your love, use our Webb Themed Virtual Backgrounds as your virtual meeting backgrounds
- Get creative with Our Coloring Pages, Post and tag us with #ColorWithNASA
- Fold your own Webb with our Webb Origami Feature
- Animate Webb's Deployments with our Webb Flip Book
- Get inspired and make some JWST Art, browse our JWST Art Galleries. Post your art and tag us at #JWSTArt. See the amazing art others have produced and submitted.
#UnfoldTheUniverse Art Challenge
Use your imagination to draw or create what you believe the Webb telescope will find, and then tell us about it in a short video. Your art will have a chance to be featured on NASA’s website and social media channels, and your video may even be selected to be part of the Webb telescope’s launch broadcast!
- Expand your universe, read and share Webb Key Facts in over 40 languages! Is your language not there? Let us know and help us with a translation!
- For Halloween : Carve your own Webb Space Pumpkin!
- Learn the basics of telescopes (and about Webb and Hubble) playing our Scope It Out game
- Engineer your own space telescope playing our Build It Yourself game.
- Build a model of Webb with our Paper Model templates and see how far others have taken this activity in our Model Gallery
- Draw, color and learn with our Webb Fun Pad (download: pdf) - paper and pencil activities for elementary age kids!
Launch Day : December 25, 2021 07:20am EST ( 2021-12-25 12:20 GMT/UTC)
- Tune in to Watch Live on NASA TV broadcast from Mission Control