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Spacecraft Cassini's last days

It has been described as one of the greatest missions of our time and after thirteen years of zooming around Saturn, NASA's Cassini spacecraft has just days left before the probe is lost forever. It will then dive into Saturn's atmosphere, melt and break apart. Dan Reisenfeld is Professor of Physics and Astronomy at the University of Montana - he told us more...

(Photo: Cassini spacecraft image of Saturn Credit: NASA/AFP/GETTY)

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