Cassini or Curiosity: Budget Cuts Could Force NASA to Make A Tough Choice

"If you had to make a choice to shut down either the Mars rover Curiosity or that explorer of the Saturn system Cassini, would you deliver a pink slip to the young, eager, energetic newbie or force an early retirement on a veteran explorer who has delivered volumes of knowledge?"

Read more from astronomer Ben Burress of Chabot Space & Science Center at KQED Science

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    NO NO NO! We need more $ for NASA! pennyfournasa
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    What a perfect illustration of fucking bullshit.
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    Neither, goddammit!
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    D:
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