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Cluster Mission to Rise From the Ashes

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Science  22 Nov 1996:
Vol. 274, Issue 5291, pp. 1295
DOI: 10.1126/science.274.5291.1295


Paris—Europe's Cluster mission to study Earth's magnetosphere in unprecedented detail was blown up by a faulty launcher in June. But now a panel of scientific advisers has recommended to the European Space Agency that the four spacecraft be reconstructed and reflown around the turn of the century.