Parker Solar Probe clocks 330,000 mph as the fastest object ever made

Published Apr 30 2021 at 6:20 AM GMT
  • Launched in 2018 on a mission to study the Sun from close proximity, NASA's Parker Solar Probe continues to edge closer and closer to its target, setting one new record after another.
  • The latest came during a close approach today, where the spacecraft exceeded blistering speeds of 330,000 mph (532,000 km/h) as it began its eighth loop of the Sun.



  • Published Apr 30, 2021 6:20 AM GMT