2018 has been a busy year for space exploration. Here are some of the highlights.
In an effort to better grasp the sun’s past, present and future, Colombian and Spanish researchers made visualizations that meld the last 400 years of recorded solar observations.
NASA’s Parker Solar Probe has made the closest-ever approach to a star (the sun) and shared an image of the sun’s atmosphere on Twitter Thursday.
Huge solar storms could cause electricity blackouts, destroy computers and bring down the internet and all communications, a study has found.
The Vietnam War may have been one of the most unpopular wars in U.S. history, but the massive solar event that took place in August 1972, towards the end of the war may have caused a greater impact than the government let on.
After becoming the closest spacecraft to the Sun last month, NASA’s Parker Solar Probe has gotten even closer, coming within 15 million of our solar system’s star on its own, a feat NASA has called a success.
There’s something odd about our solar system.
NASA’s Parker Solar Probe has clinched the record for closest approach to the Sun by a human-made object, the space agency confirmed Monday.
NASA has released an image of the Earth captured by the Parker Solar Probe on its historic journey to the Sun.
As Parker Solar Probe prepares for an unprecedented close-up of the sun, the new spacecraft sent data home showing that all is well in the mission.