View Full Version : Astronomers Debate Hubble's Fate

2003-Jul-27, 09:23 PM
Fraser might include this in Monday's Universe Today bulletin, so apologies if I'm pre-empting him but I just saw this story on Yahoo...

One astronomer compared it to the fate of the faithful dog in the movie "Old Yeller." On Thursday, astronomers will crowd into a hotel ballroom in Washington to discuss when and how NASA should put down one of its and astronomy's most spectacular successes, the Hubble Space Telescope.

Full story here: http://story.news.yahoo.com/news?tmpl=stor...eadforareprieve (http://story.news.yahoo.com/news?tmpl=story&u=/nyt/20030726/ts_nyt/asclockticksforhubblesomepleadforareprieve)