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Space Infrared Telescope Facility Mission Status

Artist Conception

The Space Infrared Telescope Facility, NASA's fourth and final Great Observatory, has been successfully focused. This crucial milestone -- which will enable the observatory's infrared eyes to see the cosmos in clear detail -- was achieved after a series of delicate adjustments were made to the telescope's secondary mirror.

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