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Cassini Is Ready for Titan Closeup

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Cassini Is Ready for Titan Closeup

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Cassini Is Ready for Titan Closeup

Cassini Is Ready for Titan Closeup

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Scientists Tuesday night will get their first ever close-up look at Titan, one of Saturn's moons. In December, Cassini will send a probe down through the atmosphere. NPR's David Kestenbaum reports.