NASA’s Cassini Final Moments: It Sent Data on Earth Till Its Last Moments

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NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL) was nominated by The Academy of Television Arts and Sciences (ATAS) for the Outstanding Original Interactive Program award, due to the scope of the Cassini mission’s Grand Finale at Saturn. The rewards will be awarded by the ATAS at the 17th of September in Los Angeles.

Creative Arts Emmys, which also incorporate intuitive honors, will be presented amid a separate ceremony on the 15th of September, at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles, as NASA said in an announcement on Friday.

After 20 years in space, it happened

It happened on 2017, when after almost 20 years in space and 13 years uncovering the miracles of Saturn, NASA’s Cassini orbiter was coming up short on fuel. As the last demonstration, Cassini started a radically new mission, the Grand Finale, where it ventured into the obscure and finished with an awesome dive into the planet.

If we are to talk about it, Cassini’s to start with, that brave jump into the unexplored space between the big planet and its rings commenced the battle from the 26th of April in 2017.

It finished its job on the 15th of September 2017, with the live scope of Cassini’s dive into Saturn’s atmosphere, with the rocket sending back data until its last seconds there.

JPL made a multi-month digital campaign to praise the mission’s science and designing achievements and share with us why the rocket must find its death in the skies of Saturn.

The campaign included standard updated on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and Snapchat and also on the Cassini mission site, various live web, TV and social broadcasts amid which the questions of reporters

A sensational short film to impart the mission’s story and see its endgame happened, just as numerous 360-degree recordings, including NASA’s initial 360-degree live stream of a mission from inside JPL mission control made its appearance.

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Brad is a former Senior Fellow at the Schuster Institute for Investigative Journalism at Brandeis University, is an award-winning travel, culture, and parenting writer. His writing has appeared in many of the Canada’s most respected and credible publications, including the Toronto Star, CBC News and on the cover of Smithsonian Magazine. A meticulous researcher who’s not afraid to be controversial, he is nationally known as a journalist who opens people’s eyes to the realities behind accepted practices in the care of children. Brad is a contributing journalist to Advocator.ca


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