CBS Evening News for Friday, May 22, 1981
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(Studio) NASA (National Aeronautics and Space Administration) said dev. telescope to see farther than ever.
REPORTER: Dan Rather
(Boulder, Colorado) Animation shown. Ball aerospace plant in Boulder, Colorado, reported unveiling infrared telescope. Scenes shown. Telescope said to be orbited next year. [Project scientist Nancy BOGGESS - speaks of sky survey.] Role of helium in procedure remarked. Netherlands, Britain, US said involved in joint project, called "Iris." Exotic possibilities considered.
REPORTER: David Dow
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