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Ulysses


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A NASA and ESA probe, launched in 1990, carrying the International Solar Polar Mission to fly over the poles of the Sun, which cannot be seen from Earth, and to study the solar wind. It travelled first to Jupiter for a gravity assist.

Subjects: Astronomy and Astrophysics.


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