After 20 years in space, the Cassini spacecraft will spend its last burst of fuel on plunging into Saturn, where it will burn up in the atmosphere. In its years in orbit, Cassini has taught us so much about the planet and its moons. Here are some of the biggest milestones it has achieved along the way.
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