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

2 monthes 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

2 monthes 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

2 monthes 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

2 monthes 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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Google to launch Black Friday deals, discounts on Google Home, Chromecast...

Google to launch Black Friday deals, discounts on Google Home, Chromecast, Google Wi-Fi, and more

Google has announced its first wave of deals for Black Friday. At this point, it looks like the tech giant won't be discounting its Pixel phones, but those of you looking to... Read more ...

Microsoft is experimenting with making Windows 10 search more Apple-like

Microsoft is experimenting with making Windows 10 search more Apple-like

Microsoft appears to be testing a new Windows 10 search user interface that floats across the screen. Italian blog Aggiornamenti Lumia discovered the new search interface in... Read more ...

Toyota T-HR3 robot is designed to be agile but friendly

Toyota T-HR3 robot is designed to be agile but friendly

The recent demonstration of the Atlas humanoid robot's jumps and backflip might have left you impressed at how far such robots have come. It might have also left you terrified... Read more ...

Nerf Rival Blaster: 15% off top toy of 2017 in Toys R Us Black Friday deal

Nerf Rival Blaster: 15% off top toy of 2017 in Toys R Us Black Friday deal

The Nerf Rival Nemesis MXVII-10K Blaster is absolutely one of our favorite toys of 2017 because it's a fully motorized, high-capacity Nerf gun. Really, it's the Nerf blaster... Read more ...

Skype disappears from mobile app stores in China

Skype disappears from mobile app stores in China

Microsoft's Skype app for Android and iOS has been removed from a number of app stores in China for almost a month. The New York Times reports that Skype has been removed due... Read more ...

The Galaxy S9's best new feature might be Samsung's software

The Galaxy S9's best new feature might be Samsung's software


A report earlier this week said the Galaxy S9 may not come with a 3D facial recognition system similar to Apple's iPhone X, although Samsung is already looking to equip 2018... Read more ...

HSBC hires Google engineering director for retail tech role

HSBC hires Google engineering director for retail tech role

Mike Warriner joining HSBC as chief information officer for retail banking and digital wealth management. Warriner spent 5 years at Google in London as engineering... Read more ...

OnePlus 5T's “T” could stand for “tough”

OnePlus 5T's “T” could stand for “tough”

There are a couple of design trends going on in the smartphone market these days. One is the 18:9 screen aspect ration, the other is the switch back to glass backs. Ever the... Read more ...

Aston Martin just replaced the most successful model in company history with...

Aston Martin just replaced the most successful model in company history with a car straight out of a Bond movie

Aston Martin unveiled the new Vantage sports car on Tuesday. It will be powered by a 503 horsepower, twin-turbocharged V8. The new Vantage will arrive in 2018 with a price tag... Read more ...

The 2019 Aston Martin Vantage is jaw-dropping

The 2019 Aston Martin Vantage is jaw-dropping

Gentlemen, start your engines: this is the 2019 Aston Martin Vantage, and if you want to bear that nameplate, you need to be something special. All-new when it hits dealerships... Read more ...