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A one-way ticket to the Sun

Friday, June 28, 2013 - 04:41

NASA will launch a probe to orbit and study the Sun, hoping to learn ways to predict solar flares that could fry satellites and wipe out the U.S. power grid. Smithsonian astrophysicist Justin Kasper is one of the team's leaders, and he sat down with Reuters at the Aspen Ideas Festival to talk about the mission.

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A one-way ticket to the Sun

Friday, June 28, 2013 - 04:41