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NASA bids farewell to Saturn probe Cassini ahead of its final hour

Toronto Star / News 38 sources

After a 20-year voyage, NASA’s spacecraft is poised to dive into Saturn to become forever one with the exquisite planet.

Cassini spacecraft's amazing photos of Saturn, rings & moons

Houston Chronicle

Until Cassini's arrival at Saturn in 2004, humanity had never viewed Saturn up close and personal.

Cassini’s most impressive feat: Dropping a moon lander on Titan

Twelve years ago, the spacecraft Cassini and the probe Huygens traveled together from Earth to Saturn's orbit. Cassini will become a streak of ash when it tumbles into Saturn on Friday. Huygens is likely still on Saturn's moon.

NZ scientists bid farewell to Nasa's Cassini

NZ Herald / Technology

With just two days before it nose-dives into Saturn and burns up in the giant planet's atmosphere, Nasa's Cassini spacecraft is being given something of a hero's farewell by the astronomy community and space fans everywhere.In the...

NASA's Saturn-orbiting Cassini spacecraft faces fiery finish

NewsObserver.com

After a 20-year voyage, NASA's Cassini spacecraft is poised to dive into Saturn this week to become forever one with the exquisite planet. There's no turning back: Friday it careens … Click to Continue »

After 13 years spent orbiting Saturn, the Cassini spacecraft’s mission comes to an end

The Globe and Mail

Cassini utterly transformed scientists’ understanding of the solar system’s most visually spectacular world

NASA's Saturn-orbiting Cassini spacecraft faces fiery finish

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. — After a 20-year voyage, NASA’s Cassini spacecraft is poised to dive into Saturn this week to become forever one with the exquisite planet.

Fireball ending for Saturn explorer after 20 years

Sky News / Technology

NASA's spacecraft Cassini will conclude its 20-year voyage of space exploration in a terminal blaze of glory through Saturn's atmosphere on Friday.

After 20 years of exploring Saturn, Cassini faces fiery end

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. — After a 20-year voyage, NASA’s Cassini spacecraft is poised to dive into Saturn this week to become forever one with the ...

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