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Final preparations are under way for the June 9 launch of the international Aquarius/SAC-D observatory.
With more than a few stamps on its passport, NASA's Aquarius instrument on the Argentinian SatÃ©lite de Aplicaciones CientÃficas (SAC)-D spacecraft will soon embark on its space mission to "taste" Earth's salty ocean.
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