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The Week in Pictures: April 27–May 3, 2013

In the past seven days, the Herschel Space Observatory completed its “cool” journey in space, the Cassini spacecraft provided scientists with close-up views of a behemoth hurricane swirling around Saturn's north pole, the Jansky Very Large Array gave astronomers a deep, detailed image of the distant universe, and more.

ESA/Herschel/PACS & SPIRE Consortium, O. Krause, HSC, H. Linz

Herschel completes its “cool” journey in space

The European space telescope has stopped making observations after running out of liquid coolant, as expected. Learn more »
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