Kepler is Dead; WISE is Resurrected: Space Fan News #109

Kepler Space Telescope is Dead http://www.nasa.gov/content/nasa-ends-attempts-to-fully-recover-kepler-spacecraft-potential-new-missions-considered/#.UhZMTryhDoc http://www.nasa.gov/content/kepler-mission-manager-update-pointing-test-results/#.UhZL67y

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Kepler Space Telescope is Dead
http://www.nasa.gov/content/nasa-ends-attempts-to-fully-recover-kepler-spacecraft-potential-new-missions-considered/#.UhZMTryhDoc
http://www.nasa.gov/content/kepler-mission-manager-update-pointing-test-results/#.UhZL67yhDoc
http://www.foxnews.com/science/2013/08/15/nasa-abandons-hope-for-failing-kepler-space-telescope/

WISE Reactivated to look for asteroids:
http://www.jpl.nasa.gov/news/news.php?release=2013-257

Asteroid Redirect:
http://www.nasa.gov/mission_pages/asteroids/initiative/index.html#.UhZZSLyhDod
http://www.washingtonpost.com/sf/national/2013/08/17/nasas-mission-improbable/
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jXvsi7DRyPI

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