Skip to comments.Cassini's Saturn Crash 2017 – How to Watch Its 'Grand Finale
Posted on 09/07/2017 11:09:01 AM PDT by BenLurkin
NASA will air a series of webcasts leading up Cassinis final suicide plunge, which you will be able to watch here at Space.com, courtesy of NASA TV. Heres the streaming schedule:
Wednesday, Sept. 13
1 p.m. EDT (1700 GMT): News conference from NASAs Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL), home of Cassinis mission control, providing a detailed preview of final mission activities.
Thursday, Sept. 14
1 p.m. to 6 p.m. EDT (1700 to 2200 GMT): NASA Social event at JPL that includes a speaker program, which will be webcast live. About 11 p.m. EDT (0300 GMT on Sept. 15): Final downlink of Cassini images is expected to begin; these images will be streamed online.
Friday, Sept. 15
7:00 a.m. to 8:30 a.m. EDT (1100 to 1230 GMT): Live commentary about end-of-mission activities. An uninterrupted camera feed from JPL Mission Control, with mission audio only, will also be available during the commentary, NASA officials said. About 8 a.m. EDT (1200 GMT): Cassinis last science data, and final signal, should come down to Earth. 9:30 a.m. EDT (1330 GMT): Post-mission news conference from JPL.
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I’ll bet it discovers a bustling civilization run entirely by scantily clad women - 1950’s style.
bump to watch on the 15th ...
No! Don’t do it! You have a lot to live for!
Think of your wife and your little electric razors!
What - no recycling?!
Thanks for the heads up Ben.
Nest to Voyager, Vyger”, Cassini is probably our nest most accomplished mission.
Wouldn’t this be considered declaring war on Saturn?
Pretty much. Yeah.
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