News Release • May 27, 2022
The Nuclear Spectroscopic Telescope Array, or NuSTAR, is the first space telescope capable of taking focused high-energy X-ray observations of the cosmos, providing unprecedented information on the dynamics of black holes, exploding stars, and the most extreme active galaxies. Watch a recording of the presentation on YouTube to learn how NuSTAR has expanded our knowledge of the universe after almost a decade of operation.
JPL’s Theodore von Kármán Lecture Series, presented by the Communications and Education Directorate, aims to bring the excitement of JPL’s missions, instruments and other technologies to an audience of both JPL employees and the general public.
Speaker: Dr. Brian Grefenstette, NuSTAR Principal Mission Scientist, Caltech
Host: Marc Razze, Public Services Office, NASA/JPL
Co-Host: Kaitlyn Soares, Public Outreach Specialist, NASA/JPL