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NASA's Cassini Probe is on a collision course with Saturn video - CNET

12 days ago   |   By CNET

As the Cassini Probe approaches it's Grand Finale later this week where it will crash itself into Saturn, CNET spoke with Cassini Scientists Linda Spilker to talk about the missions successes and what lies in the future for space exploration.
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NASA will stream video during Cassini's death plunge - and you can watch it live on YouTube

NASA will stream video during Cassini's death plunge - and you can watch it live on YouTube

12 days ago   |   By Business Insider

If you could magically teleport across the solar system, Saturn would be a great place to swing by on Friday morning.
Hovering above the ringed planet's surface, you'd see something amazing. Just after 6:32 a.m. EDT, a bus-size object will scream over the cloud tops, burst into millions of pieces, and glow like a meteor .
But this meteor isn't a rock: It's NASA's nuclear-powered Cassini spacecraft plunging to its doom.
There's little chance telescopes will see the 20-year, $3.26-billion mission come to an end.
However, NASA TV is broadcasting live online video of the final stages of...
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The End Is Nigh for Cassini: Saturn Probe Enters Final 48 Hours

12 days ago   |   By Space

The end is nigh for NASA's Cassini spacecraft, which is now less than 48 hours away from its scheduled death dive into Saturn.
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'Death Dive to Saturn': New 'NOVA' Special Celebrates Cassini Mission

12 days ago   |   By Space

To document the dramatic final days of the Cassini spacecraft's mission at Saturn, PBS' "NOVA" will premiere the 1-hour program "Death Dive to Saturn" tonight at 9 p.m. EDT .
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How to install macOS High Sierra

How to install macOS High Sierra

Apple has released macOS High Sierra, which offers new features such as Apple File System, new features in the Photos app, improved video playback, and more. You can get these... Read more ...

Fox News anchor on Trump's NFL war: 'This is the red meat of all red meat'...

Fox News anchor on Trump's NFL war: 'This is the red meat of all red meat' for his base

Fox News anchor Shepard Smith commented on President Donald Trump digging himself further into a crusade against acts of protest in the NFL on Monday. Smith said Trump is... Read more ...

Twitter says it hasn't deleted Trump's provocative North Korea tweet because...

Twitter says it hasn't deleted Trump's provocative North Korea tweet because of “newsworthiness”

After North Korea's top diplomat described President Donald Trump's recent tweets about the country as a “declaration of war,” Twitter explained why it hasn't deleted the... Read more ...

Game Publishers and SAG-AFTRA reach agreement to end video game strike

Game Publishers and SAG-AFTRA reach agreement to end video game strike

The terms of the SAG-AFTRA agreement were reached early Saturday morning and include a new bonus structure, role transparency, and commitment to continue working on the issue... Read more ...

IPhone 8 drop tests don't inspire much confidence

IPhone 8 drop tests don't inspire much confidence

The switch to glass backs on smartphones have users doubly worried about the survivability of their precious companions. It's bad enough that you don't have much of a choice... Read more ...

Amazon cuts 4K content prices to stay up to speed with Apple TV 4K

Amazon cuts 4K content prices to stay up to speed with Apple TV 4K

Earlier this month, Apple announced it would start pricing videos in 4K on iTunes at the same price as HD videos to celebrate the launch of the Apple TV 4K , and there was much... Read more ...

Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella says the company had the chance to buy Minecraft...

Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella says the company had the chance to buy Minecraft well before 2014, but passed

Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella's new book "Hit Refresh" tells a different version of the company's $2.5 billion purchase of Minecraft studio Mojang than we've heard before. The... Read more ...

Verizon Wear24 LTE smartwatch has been discontinued

Verizon Wear24 LTE smartwatch has been discontinued

This past summer, Verizon launched its own Android Wear smartwatch called the Wear24. Now, less than a handful of months later, Verizon has discontinued the wearable. It's... Read more ...

Twitter just explained why it won't block Trump for tweets that North Korea...

Twitter just explained why it won't block Trump for tweets that North Korea considers a declaration of war

Donald Trump's tweets have long raised questions about whether they violate Twitter's rules prohibiting abusive behavior on the service. On Monday, after a Trump tweet... Read more ...

Zuck and Bezos back seed stage scout fund Village Global

Zuck and Bezos back seed stage scout fund Village Global

Product Hunt's first employee Erik Torenberg is ready to fund fresh new startups, not just reveal them to the world. Today is the soft launch of Village Global, a seed and... Read more ...