11/16/1999

One of the Hubble Telescope’s

Filed under:General — eric @ 1:12 am

One of the Hubble Telescope’s three remaining gyroscopes shut down over the weekend, leaving the telescope useless. Three other gyroscopes had previously failed. NASA has a repair mission planned for early December, and astronomers have put the telescope into hibernation until then.

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