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

9 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

9 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

9 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

9 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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Apple fined $9 million for misleading Australian customers over Error 53 claims

Apple fined $9 million for misleading Australian customers over Error 53 claims

The Australian consumer watchdog, ACCC, took Apple to court in April last year for its uncompromising repair and warranty policy, specifically regarding the Error 53 bug that... Read more ...

IBM's new AI supercomputer can argue, rebut and debate humans

IBM's new AI supercomputer can argue, rebut and debate humans

IBM gave reporters in San Francisco a demonstration of Project Debater. Think Deep Blue, but instead of playing chess, this system debates. Computer scientists have labored for... Read more ...

Huawei might be blocked from Australian 5G network

Huawei might be blocked from Australian 5G network

While ZTE is fighting for survival in the US, fellow Chinese company Huawei is also struggling in Australia. While the consequences of losing this battle is less likely to make... Read more ...

What's on TV: 'Luke Cage,' 'Preacher' and 'Westworld'

What's on TV: 'Luke Cage,' 'Preacher' and 'Westworld'

The FIFA World Cup is already rolling along, but this week we're getting ready for the second season of Marvel's Luke Cage on Netflix. AMC has the season premiere of Preacher... Read more ...

Google Invests $550M In China's JD.com

Google Invests $550M In China's JD.com

Google said Monday that it has made a $550M investment in Chinese online retailer JD.com, as part of a strategic partnership with JD.com. According to Google, JD.com will join... Read more ...

Senate votes to reinstate ZTE ban that's nearly shut down the company

Senate votes to reinstate ZTE ban that's nearly shut down the company

The US Senate has voted to reinstate a ban on ZTE that prevents the Chinese telecom company from buying US components and using US software. But it's still not clear if the... Read more ...

Pokemon GO Trading: Every feature and detail

Pokemon GO Trading: Every feature and detail

Everything you need to know about Pokemon GO Trading is here right this minute. This is the guide you might just want to bookmark - we'll be updating as we go. Until and... Read more ...

The best indoor TV antennas 2018: 6 great digital TV antennas for inside...

The best indoor TV antennas 2018: 6 great digital TV antennas for inside your house

Cord-cutting is more and more widespread these days as people ditch pricey cable and satellite subscriptions and find cheaper ways to watch TV. Sure, streaming services like... Read more ...

Yamaha's new YAS-108 soundbar has a slim footprint, beefy 3D sound

Yamaha's new YAS-108 soundbar has a slim footprint, beefy 3D sound

Yamaha's new YAS-108 soundbar improves on the YAS-107 model with slimmed-down looks and even better Bluetooth, providing those who are looking for an affordable home theater... Read more ...

Samsung app gives us a few more hints about the ‘boring' Galaxy Note 9

Samsung app gives us a few more hints about the ‘boring' Galaxy Note 9

Like the Galaxy S9, the Note 9 probably isn't going to bring the exciting redesign some Samsung fans may be waiting for. And that's perfectly okay. The phone will still deliver... Read more ...