Closer Than Ever: Solar Orbiter’s First Views of the Sun

Closer Than Ever: Solar Orbiter’s First Views of the Sun

The European Space Agency’s Solar Orbiter is approaching closer to the sun than any other solar telescope has ever been before.

This is allowing scientists to get the most detailed close-ups yet of the central star in our solar system that makes all life possible.

Scientists on Thursday released a series of new images that capture solar features…

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