Science News: NASA set to "touch" the sun

This week NASA successfully launched the Parker Solar Probe into space, hurtling towards our Sun on a seven year journey. We don't really know that much about the Sun even though we rely on it for heat, light, and life! Now, technology has reached a point that will allow the probe to safely fly through the Sun's corona and send back invaluable data.

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Explore what we know about the Sun and what we hope to learn with this quick Science News lesson. Preview it here and add it to your subject.