NASA is launching the Parker Solar Probe from Cape Canaveral around 3:30 a.m. Saturday.


The spacecraft will travel directly into the Sun's atmosphere, facing heat and radiation like no spacecraft before it.

Watch this incredibly fascinating video NASA tweeted Friday evening about the mission:

To read more about the Parker Solar Probe, you can visit NASA's website, where you can also learn why It's Surprisingly Hard to Go to the Sun.

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