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Panel Says NASA Should Consider Extending Hubble's Life

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Science  22 Aug 2003:
Vol. 301, Issue 5636, pp. 1029
DOI: 10.1126/science.301.5636.1029a

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A panel of influential scientists last week urged NASA to prolong the 13-year-old Hubble Space Telescope's life with two upgrades during the next 7 years--provided that the second upgrade passes muster in peer review.