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The U.S. Naval Research Laboratory's unique expertise in sun-viewing telescopes will be an integral part of the historic NASA Parker Solar Probe mission scheduled to launch Aug. 11 to better understand how the Sun affects our solar system.
By Stefanie Waldek | Popular Science | 1 week 3 days ago | Ideas
Space The Parker Solar Probe is our first mission to "touch" the Sun Just like beachgoers looking to get a tan, NASA has its own date with the Sun this summer. On August 11, the agency will launch the Parker Solar Probe on a seven-year…