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Reaching for the the sun: NASA solar probe to go where no spacecraft has gone before
This summer, a special new NASA probe will get its moment in the sun – literally. The Parker Solar Probe is on a mission to unlock some of the mysteries of the sun -- and hopefully make it easier to forecast major space-weather events that affect life on Earth.
Breaking down Elon Musk’s most “painful” year yet04:00
A mysterious particle from a distant galaxy made its way to an observatory in Antarctica01:12
Cheetah 3 is a blind robot that doesn’t need sensors to navigate01:16
'The Meg': Is the terrifying prehistoric shark from Jason Statham's new movie real?03:24
The human factor: What it will take to build the perfect team for traveling to Mars07:42
Touching the sun: NASA solar probe to go where no spacecraft has gone before01:51