More Than 1.1 Million Names Will Head to the Sun with Parker Solar Probe

Posted on 04/28/2018 15:43:26

NASA’s Parker Solar Probe will carry 1,137,202 submitted and confirmed names on its journey to the Sun. Submissions opened on March 6, 2018, and closed on April 27 at 11:59 p.m. EDT. A chip containing the names will be installed onto the spacecraft before launch.




Participants received a certificate after they confirmed their submission.

Participants received a certificate after they confirmed their submission.
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