The sun, the very centerpiece of our solar system and the most important source of energy for life on Earth, is on the verge of receiving a visitor. Mother Nature Network reports that on Aug. 12, NASA..
NASA has launched a landmark solar study mission that sends a satellite closer to the Sun, beginning a revolution in the understanding of the star that makes life on Earth possible. The Parker Solar.. RTTNews
Perhaps one of the most important missions in NASA’s recent history departed from Space Launch Complex-37 at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station this weekend, aiming to provide a closer look than even.. autoevolution
Mankind's first mission to 'touch' the Sun may have panned out differently had it not been for Indian-American astrophysicist Subrahmanyan Chandrasekhar, whose intervention made it possible for a.. DNA
NASA on Sunday launched its Parker Solar probe in order to study the Sun’s atmosphere, also known as the corona. The $1.5 billion unmanned spacecraft aims to be the closest device to reach the sun at.. BGR India Also reported by •engadget
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. — Embarking on a mission that scientists have been dreaming of since the Sputnik era, a NASA spacecraft hurtled Sunday toward the sun on a quest to unlock some of its mysteries.. WorldNews
Washington, Aug 12: NASA's Parker Solar Probe, mankind's first mission to 'touch' the Sun, was successfully launched on Sunday on an unprecedented, seven-year-long journey to unlock the mysteries of.. WorldNews Also reported by •engadget
As soon as this fall, the Parker Solar Probe will fly straight through the wispy edges of the sun's corona, or outer atmosphere, that was visible during last August's total solar eclipse. CBS 2 Also reported by •Wall Street Journal