The Sun Exploration Missions That Will Take Us Closer To The Star


The world will very soon get to know fresh and new information about the powerhouse of our solar system, the Sun. 

All thanks to the two pioneering missions that will be launched by the two prestigious space agencies, The National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) and The European Space Agency (ESA). NASA’s Parker Solar Probe will be launched in summer this year while the ESA’s Solar Orbiter will be launched in summer 2020.

According to the research scientist on NASA’s Solar Probe ,Eric Christian, both of these missions will be complementary to one another and will work to uncover and collect the mysteries of the star. The mission to unravel the working mechanisms of the Sun is both interesting as well as of vital importance since Sun acts as the powerhouse to our solar system bestowing both light and warmth to the planets. But even the slightest deviations from it’s natural mechanism can have devastating effects on our lives. So