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Submission + - Hubble saved

catbutt writes: "If you like pretty pictures from space, you should be happen to see that NASA has decided to save the Hubble from a premature fiery death. "Hubble is one of the great observatories," (NASA chief) Griffin has said. "It has revealed fundamental things about the universe of which we had no idea."

A repair is tentatively planned for 2008."

Consider the postage stamp: its usefulness consists in the ability to stick to one thing till it gets there. -- Josh Billings