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Cassini Detects Oxygen On Saturn's Moon Dione
2012-03-02 13:18:55

Researchers report this week in the journal Geophysical Research Letters that NASA's Cassini spacecraft has detected oxygen on one of Saturn's moons.

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2010-02-09 12:40:00

Astronomers say it is likely that Saturn's moon Enceladus hides a large body of liquid water just beneath its icy surface.

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2005-08-19 11:25:00

The $100-billion International Space Station could end up on the scrap heap if NASA's shuttle flights do not return to normal soon, scientists say. NASA said on Thursday its next shuttle flight would not be until March, six months later than planned. The shuttle is the only vehicle that can transport parts to finish building the station.

2005-08-19 04:25:00

By Sonia Oxley MOSCOW (Reuters) - The $100-billion International Space Station could end up on the scrap heap if NASA's shuttle flights do not return to normal soon, scientists say. NASA said on Thursday its next shuttle flight would not be until March, six months later than planned.


Word of the Day
tourtiere
  • a meat pie that is usually eaten at Christmas in Quebec
The word 'tourtiere' comes from the French tourte, or passenger pigeon.
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