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Cassini’s Last Hurrah & Hints About Saturn’s Rings

Cassini is about to take its final dive into the rings of Saturn, and scientists are still debating the status of water on our moon.

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Images:

https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Cassini_Saturn_Orbit_Insertion.jpg
https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Cassini,_Titan,_%26_Saturn_(15676229671).jpg
https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Lunar_libration_with_phase_Oct_2007_450px.gif
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