2018 schedule

Sun 12:00-12:30
Mercure Conservatory

Cassini: the Grand Finale

Dr John Wilkinson


One of the most amazing space missions in history was the Cassini mission to explore Saturn and its moons. After almost 20 years in space NASA's Cassini spacecraft completed its mission in Sept 2017. The Grand Finale took place between April and September 2017. This presentation is a review of the mission especially focusing on the ten most significant discoveries of the mission. The last images of Saturn will be shown.