New NASA satellite to begin sun-watching mission

Associated Press
New NASA satellite to begin sun-watching mission

File-This undated image provided by NASA shows technicians preparing at Vandenberg Air Force Base, Calif. for the launch of NASA’s latest satellite, Interface Region Imaging Spectrograph (IRIS), that will study the sun. The Iris satellite is set to ride into Earth orbit on a rocket, which will be dropped from an airplane flying over the Pacific some 100 miles off California’s central coast Thursday June 27, 2013. (AP Photo/NASA,VAFB, Randy Beaudoin,File)

View Comments (0)