NASA gears up to launch new set of eyes on the cosmos
MEMPHIS, Tenn. (WMC) - Space is filled with interesting phenomena we don’t fully understand.
One NASA mission launching December 9 hopes to make a dent in that by studying some of the most energetic, most dramatic, and most violent objects in space, such as black holes and neutron stars.
The first X-ray mission of its kind, the IXPE spacecraft hopes to uncover hidden details of our universe.
NASA Astrophysics Division Director Paul Hertz joined Andrew Douglas at the Action News 5 digital desk to find out more about the launch and where you can go to learn more about the mission.
Watch the full interview in the video player above.
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