Wednesday, July 6, 2022

Parker solar probe

NASA’s Parker Solar Probe has taken its first visible-light images of Venus surface

The images, combined into a video, reveal a faint glow from the surface.

Parker Solar Probe completes Unprecedented swing by sun

NASA's Parker Solar probe has completed swing by the Sun with an impressive and space record speed that will take under an hour to reach the moon from the Earth.

First definitive measurements of the sun’s electric field

Physicists describe the sun's electric field.

The first complete look at Venus’ orbital dust ring

An unprecedented peek at Venus' dust ring.

NASA’s Parker Solar Probe captured stunning views of Venus

A striking image of the planet’s nightside from 7,693 miles away.

A look at the sun’s dusty environment

A search that could help to reveal how planets like Earth come into being.

Parker Solar Probe is gonna make a record-breaking approach to the sun today

This flyby will also be the first time that the probe will pass within 0.1 AU of the sun.

NASA’s Parker Solar Probe began its longest observation campaign to date

On May 9, 2020, Parker Solar Probe started its longest science observation campaign. The probe activated its at a distance of 62.5 million miles...

ESA’s Solar Orbiter launched successfully

Solar Orbiter will address big questions in Solar System science to help us understand how our star creates and controls the giant bubble of plasma that surrounds the whole Solar System and influences the planets within it. It is an ESA mission with strong NASA participation.

Parker Solar Probe completes fourth closest approach of the Sun

The probe’s heat shield reached new record temperatures as well.

Shedding new light on the Sun

This first data from Parker reveals our star, the Sun, in new and surprising ways.

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