Getting too close to the sun is never advisable. It’s a gigantic ball of energy with core temperatures going beyond 15 million degrees Celsius. However, NASA intends to launch a spacecraft next year that’ll get closer to our parent star than any piece of man-made technology ever has before. Called the Space Probe Plus, it…

via NASA sends probe to ‘touch the face of the SUN’ in attempt to understand the threat of space weather — Grouvy Today

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