NASA’s Parker Solar Probe mission has traveled closer to the Sun than any human-made object before it.
Credits: NASA/Johns Hopkins APL

NASA will announce the first results from the Parker Solar Probe mission, the agency’s revolutionary mission to “touch” the Sun, during a media teleconference at 1:30 p.m. EST Wednesday, Dec. 4.

During the teleconference, mission experts will discuss research results from four instruments on the probe, which are changing our understanding of the Sun and other stars. Their findings also will be published at 1 p.m. Wednesday on the website of the journal Nature. Teleconference audio will stream live at:

https://www.nasa.gov/live

Participants in the call are: