30 Jul '11, 1am

Nasa's Juno to circle Jupiter for 'planetary recipe' [Straits Times]

Nasa's Juno to circle Jupiter for 'planetary recipe' [Straits Times]

THE US space agency plans to launch next week a solar-powered spacecraft called Juno that will journey to the gassy planet of Jupiter in search of how the huge, stormy giant was formed. -- PHOTO: AFP WASHINGTON - THE US space agency plans to launch next week a solar-powered spacecraft called Juno that will journey to the gassy planet of Jupiter in search of how the huge, stormy giant was formed. The US$1.1 billion (S$1.32 billion) unmanned orbiter is scheduled for launch on August 5 - the start of a five-year odyssey toward the solar system's most massive planet in the hopes that it will be able to circle Jupiter for a period of a year. With its fiery red eye and a mass greater than all planets in the universe combined, excluding the Sun, Jupiter is intriguing to astronomers because it is believed to be the first planet that took shape around the Sun. 'After the Sun formed...

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