“Expecting the Unexpected” –NASA’s Parker Solar Probe Exploring a Region of Space Never Before Visited

Parker Solar Probe will fly closer to the Sun than any previous spacecraft and through the solar corona itself. “We will be exploring a region of space that has never before been visited,” said Mark Wiedenbeck, the lead investigator on the EPI-Hi instrument and a principal research scientist at JPL. “We have ideas about what will be found, but the most important results may well come from observations that are completely unexpected.” (more…)

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