An artist’s impression of the sun-bound Parker Solar Probe. Photo: Nasa /Johns Hopkins APL / Agence France-Presse

Spacecraft ready for mission to the sun, to understand risks of space weather catastrophe

The Parker Solar Probe is to launch within days, tasked with getting us closer to the sun than ever before – and helping Earth prepare for a disaster that would bring life as we know it to a halt

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An artist’s impression of the sun-bound Parker Solar Probe. Photo: Nasa /Johns Hopkins APL / Agence France-Presse
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