Farewell, Kepler: NASA Shuts Down Prolific Planet-Hunting Space Telescope
NASA decommissioned the Kepler space telescope last night (Nov. 15), beaming "goodnight" commands to the sun-orbiting observatory. This official end comes as no surprise. NASA announced on Oct. 30 that Kepler's science work was done, because the ...
Nasa's first planet-hunter, Kepler space telescope, put to rest with final commands
Kepler Telescope Bid 'Goodnight' with Final Commands
Goodnight Kepler: NASA's telescope receives final commands to disconnect with Earth
Published on 16 Nov 2018 at 09:08PM