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Cassini’s Images From Inside Saturn’s Rings

Added: 27.04.2017 20:53 | 9 views | 0 comments

NASA’s Cassini spacecraft dove inside Saturn’s rings for the first time this week.

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NASA’s Cassini Orbiter Makes First ‘Grand Finale’ Dive

Added: 27.04.2017 19:48 | 6 views | 0 comments

On Wednesday, April 26, 2017, NASA’s Cassini spacecraft successfully made its first dive through the narrow gap between the giant planet Saturn and its rings. “In the grandest tradition of exploration, Cassini has once again blazed a trail, showing us new wonders and demonstrating where our curiosity can take us if we dare,” said Dr. [...]

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Spacecraft Cassini's first pass between Saturn and its rings goes flawlessly

Added: 27.04.2017 18:49 | 8 views | 0 comments


Great news for Cassini fans: The NASA spacecraft sent word that it successfully completed its first pass through the uncharted territory between Saturn and its rings late Wednesday.
Hopefully the next 21 orbits through this never-before-explored space will be just as successful.
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NASA Re-Establishes Contact With Cassini After Initial Ring Dive Completed

Added: 27.04.2017 18:44 | 9 views | 0 comments

Flight controllers regained contact with NASA’s Cassini spacecraft Thursday after the spacecraft survived an unprecedented trip between Saturn and its rings and has taken amazing pictures, The Associated Press. Cassini became the first craft to cross the hazardous region between the planet and its rings, the report said. The rings are comprised of countless icy particles, the AP reported, any of which could have collided with Cassini. The spacecraft’s big dish antenna served as a shield as it weaved its way through the narrow gap, temporarily cutting off communications, the report said. Cassini skimmed 1,900 miles (3,100 kilometers) above Saturn's cloud tops, closer than ever before, and...

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Closest Saturn Pics Yet Snapped During Daring Cassini Dive | Video

Added: 27.04.2017 16:30 | 9 views | 0 comments

NASA’s Cassini spacecraft’s ’Grand Finale’ has begun with the first of 22 planned dives between the Saturn's innermost rings and the planet itself.

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Nasa spacecraft survives dive through Saturn's rings

Added: 27.04.2017 15:52 | 3 views | 0 comments

April 27, 2017 10:52 PM
MIAMI (AFP) - An unmanned Nasa spacecraft has survived its plunge between the rings of Saturn and, after briefly going dark for the flyby, is communicating again with Earth, the US space agency said onThursday (April 27).

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From: www.straitstimes.com

WATCH: NASA astronaut teaches you how to make PB&J

Added: 27.04.2017 14:59 | 6 views | 0 comments

Robert Kimbrough demonstrates how to make a peanut butter and jelly sandwich in zero gravity aboard the International Space Station.

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Cassini spacecraft dives between Saturn and its rings

Added: 27.04.2017 14:29 | 11 views | 0 comments

NASA's Cassini spacecraft is back in contact with Earth after its successful first-ever dive through the narrow gap between the planet Saturn and its rings on April 26, 2017.

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Cassini Craft Beams Closest Images Ever Taken Of Saturn

Added: 27.04.2017 14:28 | 15 views | 0 comments

Cassini is "showing us new wonders and demonstrating where our curiosity can take us if we dare," NASA's planetary science director says.

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From: www.npr.org

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