NASA’s Parker Solar Probe is headed for the Sun

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NASA Parker Solar Probe

Following a successful launch earlier this month, NASA’s Parker Solar Probe is headed straight for the Sun. Aiming to make history — and collect invaluable, new data — the Parker Solar Probe intends to fly seven times closer to the Sun than any other mission.

Watch a short video on the launch and read more about what scientists are hoping to achieve (article and video in English).

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NASA’s Parker Solar Probe is headed for the Sun
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Sonia Mendes is the English Writer/Editor for Ingenium. She loves digging behind the scenes to tell the quirky, colourful stories of museum life and all things related to science and innovation.