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A University of Delaware researcher is helping to design instruments for a robotic space probe that will go where no other has gone before: the sun.
NASA has chosen the Naval Research Laboratory's Wide-field Imager to be part of the Solar Probe Plus mission slated for launch no later than 2018.
NASA has begun development of a mission to visit and study the sun closer than ever before.
NASA has a daring new mission on the drawing board: Solar Probe Plus, a spacecraft tough enough to visit the sun itself.
The Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory is sending a spacecraft closer to the sun than any probe has ever gone â€“ and what it finds could revolutionize what we know about our star and the solar wind that influences everything in our solar system.
- Withering but not falling off, as a blossom that persists on a twig after flowering.