Kepler planet-finding mission may be ending
NASA officials have announced that the spacecraft stabilizers on the Kepler satellite can no longer keep the spacecraft pointed accurately. Plans are being developed to address the problems, but if they are unsuccessful, Kepler's extended mission to search for exoplanets may be ending.
For more information, see this article in SpaceflightNow.
Last Updated: May 16, 2013 - 9:48am