ESA mission to get closer to sun than ever before

The European Space Agency is to launch a mission  to the sun that will get closer than ever before.

NASA preps instruments for Solar Orbiter mission

NASA is currently developing a Solar Orbiter Heliospheric Imager (SoloHI) and Heavy Ion Sensor (HIS). Both instruments will be placed on the European Space Agency’s newly selected Solar Orbiter mission.

Close-up mission to sun gets green light

The European Space Agency (ESA) has approved a mission to get nearer to the sun than ever before.