Jet Propulsion Laboratory

How soon can NASA go back to Saturn? This is what has to happen first

How soon can NASA go back to Saturn? This is what has to happen first

Cassini team members at NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory hugged and shed tears in the dark hours of Friday morning after hearing the doomed spacecraft’s final signals as it dove into Saturn’s atmosphere.

But officials made it clear: While it may have been the end for Cassini, it’s not the end for exploring Saturn.

“The discoveries are so compelling that we have to go back,” said

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