The James Webb Space Telescope is capturing the universe on a 68GB SSD


With the James Webb Space Telescope (JWST) now powered up and snapping some spectacular images, you may wonder exactly how it's storing them. Surprisingly enough, it carries a relatively tiny 68GB SSD, according to IEEE Spectrum — enough to handle a day's worth of JWST images, but not a lot more. While that might sound ludicrously small for a $10 billion satellite, there are multiple reasons NA...

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