Fiery end to 20-year Saturn mission

It is mission accomplished for NASA's Cassini spacecraft. After spending 20 years exploring Saturn and its moons, its space odyssey has come to an end. In a dramatic finale, the probe plunged into Saturn's atmosphere.

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    It is mission accomplished for NASA's Cassini spacecraft. After spending 20 years exploring Saturn and its moons, its space odyssey has come to an end.

    In a dramatic finale, the probe plunged into Saturn's atmosphere, to applause and tears in the NASA control room.

    Al Jazeera's Bernard Smith reports.


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