It will continue to break its own record over the next seven years, carrying out 24 close approaches, reaching within 3.83 million miles from the sun by 2024. These observations will add key knowledge to NASA's efforts to understand the Sun, where changing conditions can propagate out into the solar system, affecting Earth and other worlds.
The previous record was set by the German-American collaboration Helios 2 in April 1976. The current record for heliocentric speed is 153,454 miles per hour, set by Helios 2 in April 1976.
Solar probe Parker should study the structure and dynamics of magnetic fields in the sources of the solar wind and the plasma particles around the sun. Even the massive Delta IV Heavy (above) that launched the Parker Solar Probe on 12 August 2018 falls well short. Dries man also said that it is a very proud moment for the whole team, but they are focused on their first solar encounter on October 31. Parker will be the first spacecraft to fly through the Sun's corona, the outermost part of the star's atmosphere. The report also says that on October 30 at 05:54 Moscow time the probe was supposed to break another record - the speed limit where the spacecraft was approaching our star.
Under the plan, Parker several times circled the Sun in elliptical orbit, with each new attempt to reduce the distance to the star.
Dimitrov had 13 aces in a 7-6 (10), 6-4 win against Roberto Bautista Agut and Nishikori beat Adrian Mannarino of France 7-5, 6-4. It will be the first non-Grand Slam event to feature Federer , Nadal and Djokovic since last year's Indian Wells Masters.
Dr Mr Beatrice Wiafe Addai said statistics available indicate that 58% of breast cancer patients are under the age of 50. The National Comprehensive Cancer Network Clinical Practice Guidelines for Oncology and the St.
Indiana State Police said a pickup truck struck the children as they were crossing the street from a mobile home park near 4600 N. Police in IN said the girl and her brothers died at the scene near Rochester, about 100 miles north of Indianapolis.
The rocket attacks followed the death of four Palestinians participating in a protest along Gaza's perimeter fence with Israel. At least 214 Palestinians have been killed by Israeli forces since protests began in Gaza on 30 March.
To play, move around with arrow keys, collect little flame thingies, which add up behind you, creating a tail of sorts. In the game, you play a cute ghost whose objective is to collect "Spirit Flames ".
Mr Trump had earlier called the birthright policy "ridiculous" and incorrectly claimed the U.S. was the only country to offer it. Is America actually the only country to have Jus Soli? The U.S.is not the only country granting birthright citizenship.
Mourners gathered Wednesday to bury some of the 11 people killed in the Saturday massacre at the Tree of Life synagogue . She blamed Trump's rhetoric for encouraging increasingly toxic political divisions that can lead to violence.
The parade route began at Lansdowne Street and travels through Boylston Street past Boston Common, then ends near City Hall. Some videos showed the team singing Frank Sinatra's New York, New York and Tupac's California Love in the clubhouse.
The Duke and Duchess of Sussex then headed to Auckland where they were joined by New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern . Want more lifestyle and celebrity news? Or sign up to our daily newsletter here .
Inexperienced Lakers starting to wear on LeBron
Doing the same things over and over and expecting a different result. "We can't just have the same mistakes over and over again". As for James' part he is averaging 27.6 points per game and is ranked ninth in the National Basketball Association in scoring.
Penn State defeats Iowa in the rain
McSorley was sandwiched by two Hawkeyes defenders as he tried to scramble on a third down and stayed down, grabbing his right leg. Trace McSorley is one victory away from tying the record for most all-time wins by a Penn State starting quarterback.
What you need to know about Britain’s "Digital Services Tax"
Mr Hammond stressed that the tax will be created to ensure established tech giants, rather than start-ups, shoulder the burden. The Chancellor also insisted that his Budget tax cuts and spending hikes were not meant to woo voters ahead of an early poll.
Hamilton wary of contact with Vettel at start in Mexico
Going into the race, the Mercedes driver only needed to finish and ensure Sebastian Vettel did not win, to secure the title. Hamilton was unhappy on the supersoft tyres after pitting on lap 12, while Vettel flourished. "The vehicle is cursed ".
Lampard proud but aggrieved after Chelsea return
Derby: Carson 6, Bogle 6, Keogh 5, Tomori 5, Malone 6, Huddlestone 8, Mount 7, Wilson 7, Waghorn 6, Marriott 7. It was a great opportunity to see them play in front of us and we took the opportunity.
Israel stages Ease of Doing Business turnaround
The report, which was released on Wednesday, showed that the country took a step backwards from her 145th position a year ago . The latest reform initiatives included electronic submission of documents and upgrading of port infrastructure.
Saudi writer strangled: Turkish prosecutor
This was carried out as part of a premeditated plan, according to a statement by the chief prosecutor's office. Cengiz also told the memorial that she wishes she had entered the consulate instead of her fiance.