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NASA launches historic probe to ‘touch Sun’

08 August, 2018 1:35 pm 1:35 pm

WASHINGTON (AFP) – NASA on Sunday launched a $1.5 billion spacecraft toward the Sun on a historic mission to protect the Earth by unveiling the mysteries of dangerous solar storms. “Three, two, one, and liftoff!” said a NASA commentator as the Parker Solar Probe lit up the dark night sky aboard a Delta IV-Heavy rocket from … Read More