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Report: Robotic Hubble Mission Likely to Fail

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Report: Robotic Hubble Mission Likely to Fail

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Report: Robotic Hubble Mission Likely to Fail

Report: Robotic Hubble Mission Likely to Fail

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NASA is considering an unprecedented robotic mission to save the Hubble Space telescope. But a final report from the National Academy of Sciences says the robotic mission probably won't be ready on time to save the telescope. It strongly recommends sending astronauts instead. NPR's David Kestenbaum reports.

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