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NASA Mission to ‘Touch the Sun’ Begins to Unravel Mysteries

Clip: 12/11/2019 | 6m 21s | Video has closed captioning.

Named for pioneering University of Chicago astrophysicist Eugene Parker, who first proposed the existence of the solar wind, the probe will make a series of passes through the sun’s corona and help unravel the mysteries of our closest star.

Aired: 12/11/19

Rating: NR

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