Saturday, January 17, 2004  [!]
Yesterday, NASAwatch posted some internal memos that circulated around STScI -- the Space Telescope Science Institute (the outfit that 'does' Hubble) announcing the cancellation of the planned Hubble servicing mission .

Blogger Bruce Garret works at STScI, and announces and then elaborates on the news. [via Richard Gayle, who linked to a Bruce Garret discussion about political expediency tainting scientific findings in the Bush Administration]

1/17/04; 3:48:46 PM | Space | Discuss | # | |

Part 2 and Part 3 of the 3-part series recounts how the new space plan came to be. (If you didn't get a chance to read Part 1, here it is)

1/17/04; 1:33:39 PM | Space | Discuss | # | |