NASA plans a Spacecraft for mission in the Sun

NASA’s Parker Solar Probe is launching this weekend on Aug. 11. Its destination: the sun. In fact, NASA stated its goal with the Parker Solar Probe is to “touch” the sun. It’s sending a spacecraft “the size of a small car” directly into the sun’s atmosphere. And in preparation for that launch NASA has released a video titled “It’s Surprisingly Hard to Go to the Sun”. I have some issues: First, there’s nothing surprising about it. Second, the answer is pretty self-explanatory. The sun is very hot, people! This isn’t rocket science.…

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