NASA Launches Four Spacecraft to Resolve Solar Flare Mystery

March 14, 2015 7:57 AM

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Two days ago, NASA blast off four identical spacecraft to solve the mystery of magnetic explosions. Atlas 5 rocket along with the four spacecraft was launched from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station. The Space probes are planned to study the effects of magnetic waves on sun and Earth. The government space agency has attached special instruments on each side of the probe. Mission scientists are optimistic that the $1.1 billion Magnetospheric Multiscale mission will offer significant details regarding space weather.

NASA has announced that it has successfully launched four new spacecraft this week. The spacecraft are called the Magnetosphere multiscale (MMS) spacecraft and will be positioned in Earth orbit. The spacecraft launched on top of a United Launch Alliance Atlas V rocket on Thursday, March 12. The laun...

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