• Saturn ruled this scientist's life for 40 years - here's why she's begging NASA to go back after Cassini's death

    4 days ago - By Business Insider

    Linda Spilker began researching Saturn at NASA's Jet Propulsion laboratory four decades ago.
    She worked on the Voyager mission and was on the Cassini mission to Saturn, which recently ended, from start to finish.
    Because there's a chance alien life may exist at Saturn's moon Enceladus, Spilker has proposed a NASA mission to return to the world.
    Wielding a fresh Bachelor's degree in physics, a 22-year-old woman walked into NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory in 1977 and interviewed for a job.
    Staff looked over her resume and offered the young woman a choice. Would she like to join an existing...
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  • Back to Saturn? NASA Eyes Possible Return Mission as Cassini Ends

    Back to Saturn? NASA Eyes Possible Return Mission as Cassini Ends

    4 days ago - By Space

    NASA's just-ended Cassini mission revealed the Saturn system to be spectacularly and surprisingly diverse, with multiple moons that may be capable of supporting life. When will NASA launch another mission to follow up on Cassini's finds?
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