Lucy

Fixed malfunction of the Lucy probe, good enough to complete the asteroid mission, according to NASA

Fixed malfunction of the Lucy probe, good enough to complete the asteroid mission, according to NASA

Lucy is fitted with a pair of 22-foot-wide solar panels on each side.Photo: Nasa Just hours into its 12-year journey to Jupiter’s Trojan asteroids, the Lucy spacecraft ran into a problem. One of its solar panels refused to fully open, and mission controllers have been working on the problem ever since. There is some good …

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