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Click here to see more videos: https://alugha.com/NASA NASA's Parker Solar Probe is getting closer to the Sun than any human-made object ever before. If you put Earth and the Sun on opposite ends of an American football field, Parker Solar Probe would get within four yards of the Sun's end zone. Learn about the cutting-edge technology that makes it possible for Parker Solar Probe to do close-up science at the Sun.

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