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Parker Solar Probe: Nasa launches mission to 'touch the Sun'

BBC News - Sun 12 Aug 18

The US space agency launches a probe that aims to travel closer to the Sun than ever before.

NASA’s Flight to Sun Delayed After Last-Minute Technical Problem

TIME - Sat 11 Aug 18

Rocket maker United Launch Alliance said it would try again Sunday

NASA Parker Solar Probe launches on historic mission to high-five the sun - CNET

CNET - Sun 12 Aug 18

The probe will race closer to the sun than we've ever been before to learn more about the solar flares that disrupt our technology.

NASA Parker Solar Probe launches on mission to high-five the sun - CNET, CNET - Sun 12 Aug 18

NASA launches Parker Solar Probe in mission to 'touch' the Sun

Engadget - Sun 12 Aug 18

After a few delays, the Sun-chasing Parker Solar Probe is on its way. NASA launched the spacecraft aboard a ULA Delta IV Heavy rocket at 3:31AM Eastern this morning (August 12th) and ...

NASA's Parker Solar Probe blasts off on epic journey to 'touch the Sun'

FOXNews - Sun 12 Aug 18

NASA’s Parker Solar Probe has blasted off from Cape Canaveral Air Force station on its historic mission to the Sun.

Last-Minute Glitch Delays Launch of NASA's Parker Solar Probe

SPACE.com - Sat 11 Aug 18

NASA's $1.5 billion Parker Solar Probe will have to wait at least another day to launch to the sun after a last-minute glitch forced the space agency to postpone the liftoff for at least 24 ...

NASA Parker Solar Probe delays mission to explore the sun - CNET

CNET - Sat 11 Aug 18

The probe failed to lift off in its mission to go closer to the sun than we've ever been before, but will try again tomorrow.

NASA's Parker Solar Probe Rolls Out to Launchpad for Sun-Touching Mission

SPACE.com - Fri 10 Aug 18

A United Launch Alliance Delta IV Heavy rocket topped with NASA's Parker Solar Probe rolled out to its launch pad here at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station this evening (Aug. 10) ahead of its ...

Parker Solar Probe heads toward sun after morning liftoff

UPI - Sun 12 Aug 18

The Parker Solar Probe's second launch attempt in a mission to touch the sun was successful early Sunday.

Watch live: Parker Solar Probe to make second launch attempt Sunday

UPI - Sat 11 Aug 18

NASA TV will provide live streaming coverage of the Parker Solar Probe's Sunday morning launch.

Watch live: Parker Solar Probe to begin trip toward sun

UPI - Sat 11 Aug 18

NASA TV will provide live streaming coverage of the Parker Solar Probe's early morning launch.