Published on Jun 3, 2013
The Interface Region Imaging Spectrograph (IRIS) will open a new eye on a mostly unexplored region of the Sun that drives the solar wind and brings ‘hell-fire’ to to the star’s upper atmosphere. A launch in late June 2013 is expected.
- NASA IRIS: Improving Our View Of the Sun (spacedaily.com)
- NASA’s IRIS readies for a new challenge (worldbulletin.net)
- NASA IRIS – Soon To Launch Mission Will Provide The Most-Detailed Look Ever At Sun’s Early Atmosphere (planetsave.com)