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NASA's Jupiter-bound Juno probe fills out its portrait of planet Earth

NASA's Jupiter-bound Juno probe fills out its portrait of planet Earth [Space Future: http://futuristicnews.com/category/future-space/ NASA: http://futuristicnews.com/tag/nasa/] More

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Juno spacecraft/space mission | Today, on 4th July, Juno is performing Jupiter Orbit Insertion burn, putting the spacecraft into highly elliptical polar orbit around Jupiter. | Juno spacecraft, launched in August 2011 from Cape Canaveral on top of Atlas V rocket. Learn more about Juno mission: http://www.nasa.gov/mission_pages/juno/main/ https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Juno_(spacecraft)

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from WIRED

Juno’s Jupiter Mission Faces Its Most Critical Moment

Juno's Jupiter Mission Faces Its Most Critical Moment | Credit: Dorling Kindersley/Getty Images | From Wired.com

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Earth-sized aurora on Jupiter. NASA released this image as Juno prepares for Jupiter orbit insertion on July 4.

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By studying Jupiter we will learn how a gas giant affects the solar system around it and then we will be able to understand the nature of other solar systems just by examining their gas giants
from Forbes

The Importance of Juno [Infographic]

By studying Jupiter we will learn how a gas giant affects the solar system around it and then we will be able to understand the nature of other solar systems just by examining their gas giants

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from Forbes

10 Facts About The Giant Planet, Jupiter [Infographic]

This mission will be very dangerous for the probe. It will face large amounts of radiation, gravity and the largest magnetosphere in the solar system. No probe in history has come this close to Jupiter 6/27/16

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