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On May 14, 2009, the European Space Agency launched the infrared astronomical observatory Herschel into space. For very nearly four years, this fantastic telescope observed the Universe and returned high-resolution far-infrared data to scientists on Earth. Sadly, the mission is now over. Yesterday, engineers reported a temperature spike in all...
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Some of the most exotic and beautiful images of space ever taken--PHOTOS: http://t.co/MsIIyAPHZP #RIP #HerschelObservatory

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