NASA's Kepler Telescope almost out of fuel, forced to nap

ABC News | 7/9/2018 | Staff
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NASA's Kepler Space Telescope is almost out of fuel and has been forced to take a nap.

Flight controllers placed the planet-hunting spacecraft into hibernation last week to save energy. It will remain asleep until early August, when controllers attempt to send down the data collected before observations were interrupted.

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