Goodbye Cassini…

A lot can happen in 20 years

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Major events that have happened while Cassini has been exploring the solar system. Here is a collection that I happened to think of.

October 15, 1997 — Cassini launched

May 19, 1999 — Star Wars: The Phantom Menace

Jan 1st, 2000 — New Millennium

Sept 11th, 2001 — Attacks on New York

May 16, 2002 — Star Wars: Attack of the Clones

2002 — SpaceX founded

February 1, 2003 — Space Shuttle Columbia disaster

May 19, 2005 — Star Wars: Revenge of the Sith

January 19, 2006 — New Horizons launched for Pluto

August 2006 — Pluto was downgraded, declared not a planet

June 29, 2007 — iPhone came out

October 5, 2011 — Steve Jobs died

July 14, 2015 — New Horizons reached Pluto

December 18, 2015 — Star Wars: The Force Awakens

December 21, 2015 — SpaceX landed its first reusable rocket

December 16, 2016 — Star Wars: Rogue One

September 15, 2017 — Cassini burns up in Saturn's atmosphere

Cassini made some amazing discoveries.

Cassini took some spectacular photos. Here are some of the best.

Goodbye Cassini. Thanks for everything…

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