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Solar winds will help ESA probe smell what Mercury's cookin'

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probes are screaming into Sun, sort of

NASA Parker probe for one. Sampling corona etc. Definitely overcooking marshmellows at perihelion. Kudos for the engineers who built these probes to cope with heat and the mathematicians who worked out the orbital mechanics to get probes to orbits of interest.

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