"NASA Parker Solar Probe, named after UChicago scientist, begins historic mission", by Louise Lerner, UChicago News
Department in News: Aug 12, 2018
"All I can say is wow, here we go," said Eugene Parker, who is the S. Chandrasekhar Distinguished Service Professor Emeritus in Physics at UChicago. "[Now I] really have to turn from biting my nails ... to thinking about all the interesting things which I don't know yet. We're in for some learning the next several years."