Hubble rescue mission gears up despite shuttle setback
Publication date: 06 May 2005
Authors: Washington, T.R.
Copyright: Nature Publishing Group
The space shuttle Discovery will have to wait at least another seven weeks before returning to duty, NASA decided last week. But preparations for an astronaut servicing mission to the Hubble Space Telescope will resume anyway - another sign that new NASA administrator Michael Griffin may reverse his predecessor's decision to abandon the telescope later in the decade.Link to publication