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Cas·si·ni

 (kə-sē′nē), Oleg 1913-2006.
French-born American fashion designer. He established his own ready-to-wear lines in the 1950s and became official designer to Jacqueline Kennedy in 1961.

Cassini

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(Biography) Giovanni Domenico. 1625–1712, French astronomer, born in Italy. He discovered (1675) Cassini's division, the gap that divides Saturn's rings into two parts, and four of Saturn's moons
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But, in some Compositous plants, the seeds also differ in shape and sculpture; and even the ovary itself, with its accessory parts, differs, as has been described by Cassini.
She had set herself to verify this supposition by the use of the submarine crawler invented by Doctor Alberto Cassini.
During October's meeting of the American Astronomical Society's Division for Planetary Sciences, a parade of Cassini scientists explained some of the insights they gained during the unprecedented scrutiny offered by the spacecraft's "Grand Finale" orbits.
Edgecore Networks has contributed to the Telecom Infra Project (TIP) of the hardware design for the Cassini packet transponder, the industry's highest capacity and first modular open-source whitebox packet transponder offering a flexible mix of 100 Gigabit Ethernet (GbE) packet switching ports and 100/200 Gbps coherent optical interfaces for data center interconnect and service provider backhaul use cases.
BIDDING ADIEU: Jo Pitesky, right, Cassini project scientist/engineer holds a model of the Cassini craft and Todd Barber, lead propulsion engineer, in the Mission Control Center at Jet Propulsion Laboratory in Pasadena, California.
Two days before it plunged into the thick atmosphere of Saturn, ending its 13-year mission to the gas giant system, NASA's spacecraft Cassini took its last complete set of images that show the planet and its rings in all their glory.
Cassini was developed by Edgecore Networks with optical companies-- NTT Electronics, Acacia Communications, and Finisar Corporation-- and will support disaggregated software options including IP Infusion OcNOS(TM) and open source alternatives.
NYT Syndicate NASA's Cassini spacecraft continues to yield surprising discoveries, more than a month after it burned up on its mission-ending dive into Saturn.
Cassini - the robotic spacecraft that orbited Saturn - met its end last Friday when it entered the atmosphere of Saturn after a 13-year odyssey exploring the gas giant's spectacular rings, atmosphere and moons.
PIONEERING Saturn probe Cassini has plunged to destruction into the planet's atmosphere.
56 pm UK time radio contact with the 22ft long nuclearpowered probe was lost as Cassini tumbled to its doom 930 miles above Saturn's cloud tops.
Cassini has spent the past 20 years in space, including 13 years studying Saturn and its moons, and is now running out of fuel.