NASA Spacecraft Launches on Mission to Explore Frontier of Space

NASA Spacecraft Launches on Mission to Explore Frontier of Space After successfully launching Thursday night, NASA’s Ionospheric Connection Explorer (ICON) spacecraft is in orbit for a first-of-its-kind mission to study a region of space where changes can disrupt communications and satellite orbits, and even increase radiation risks to astronauts. Source: Nasa Solar System and Beyond News http://www.nasa.gov/press-release/nasa-spacecraft-launches-on-mission-to-explore-frontier-of-space