Astrogeology Science Center

Bittersweet Departure of Cassini Tomorrow

14 September 2017

USGS Scientist Emeritus Randy Kirk reminisces about the Cassini spacecraft’s journey and discusses the end of the twenty-year mission in a KNAU interview.


Artist Rendition of Cassini diving between Saturn and its innermost ring as part of the Grand Finale. Image Credit: NASA

By Janet Richie