Friday, June 2, 2017

NASA is launching a spacecraft Parker Solar Probe which will fly to the Sun

NASA is launching a spacecraft which will fly to the Sun. It will be launched in 2018 and will help astrophysicist to answer critical questions. Parker Solar Probe has been named after Eugene Parker. The solar probe will orbit within 3.9 million miles (6.2 million kilometres) of the Sun's surface and withstand temperatures of nearly 1,377 degrees Celsius (2,500 degrees Fahrenheit).

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