Space Sparks Episode 4: Webb Detects Carbon Dioxide in Exoplanet Atmosphere

Watch this Space Sparks episode to learn more about how the James Webb Space Telescope has found definitive evidence for carbon dioxide in the atmosphere of a gas giant planet orbiting a Sun-like star 700 light-years away.


Directed by: Bethany Downer and Nico Bartmann
Editing: Nico Bartmann
Web and technical support: Enciso Systems
Written by: Bethany Downer
Music: STAN DART - Organic Life
Footage and photos: NASA, ESA, CSA, and STScI, NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center Conceptual Image Lab, ESO, E. Slawik, N. Risinger, D. De Martin,  D. Lennon, E. Sabbi, N. Bartmann, M. Zamani

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Release date:25 August 2022, 16:00
Related releases:weic2213
Duration:02 m 09 s
Frame rate:25 fps

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