NASA is on a mission to ‘touch the sun’


History will be made this weekend at Cape Canaveral, Florida when NASA will launch its Parker Solar Probe.

The probe will be going on an incredible journey through the Sun’s corona, the outermost part of the star’s atmosphere.

Scientists expect the mission to answer questions about the ultra-hot region of our nearest star.

Liftoff is set for 3:33 Saturday morning.

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