NASA at Saturn: Cassini's Grand Finale

The final chapter in a remarkable mission of exploration and discovery, Cassini's Grand Finale is in many ways like a brand new mission. Twenty-two times, NASA's Cassini spacecraft will dive through the unexplored space between Saturn and its rings. What we learn from these ultra-close passes over the planet could be some of the most exciting revelations ever returned by the long-lived spacecraft. This animated video tells the story of Cassini's final, daring assignment and looks back at what the mission has accomplished.
The Cassini mission is a cooperative project of NASA, ESA (the European Space Agency) and the Italian Space Agency. The Jet Propulsion Laboratory, a division of the California Institute of Technology in Pasadena, manages the mission for NASA's Science Mission Directorate, Washington.

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+1 1. CorpseGrinder commented 6 years ago

Science rocks!
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0 2. Burimi commented 6 years ago

What's wrong with Snotr?

Regarding achievements unlocked now I am at 59, but it must be 60 since I watched videos 205 days in a row! Next step: 200 (205)
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+1 3. ringmaster commented 6 years ago

The reason they have to be destroyed is if they have traces of life and the fear it may contaminate other worlds.
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+3 4. Glubok commented 6 years ago

That was a really nice 3D work....
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-2 5. Judge-Jake commented 6 years ago

Sniff sniff must stop chopping those Onions. :'(

#2 Stop wining bitch! (quote from Breaking bad)
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0 6. Burimi commented 6 years ago

#5 Who's shaking your cage?
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+4 7. thefox commented 6 years ago

"After 20 years in space Cassini is running out of fuel..."

What? Only 20 years on a full tank? Crap! :D
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+1 8. thundersnow commented 6 years ago

#2 It may depend how the counter on snotr counts, when is the next day, etc, you may have inadvertently watched two on one day and none on the other day, I'm not sure that's the problem, but it could be....I may be able to find out.
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-1 9. Judge-Jake commented 6 years ago

#6 Today it is you and the term is Rattled your cage, Admin are probably disallowing any video you have wined on, wouldn't it be funny if your number started to go backwards 59 58 57 56 55 :D,