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Neptune Looks Out of This World in Latest James Webb Telescope Image

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Joseph Pisani

Updated Sept. 22, 2022 4:47 pm ET

It's Neptune like it hasn't been seen before. 

The National Aeronautics and Space Administration released an image of the planet Wednesday that it said is the clearest view of Neptune's rings in 30 years, and put the planet in a new light.  

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