When the sun explodes into a supernovae how far will the ejected material go as a planetary nebulae?
When looked at with X-ray telescopes, they shone as bright as a million suns combined. #spacescoop @unawe at #365DaysOfAstro
The Sun uses its enormous mass to crush hydrogen into fusion, releasing enormous energy. How long will it be until we’ve got this energy source for Earth?
NASA launched the Parker Solar Probe, a mission to explore the Sun’s corona, or atmosphere. Professor Lucie Green, from MSSL, explains how the mission will explore how the sun drives the solar wind.
Go touch that sun, Mr. Parker. A journey to meet the sun and learn from it.
Cheap Astronomy goes around and around the issue of orbital mechanics
NASA just launched the Parker Solar Probe, a mission designed to get the closest we’ve ever been to the Sun.
Dr Geraint Jones ( @einionyn ) speaks to Prof Louise Harra ( @louiseharra ), Prof Chris Owen ( @SOSWAPI ), and Chris Brockely-Blatt about the European Space Solar Orbiter Mission to learn about our Sun/. #365DaysOfAstro