"NASA solar probe named for U. of C. astrophysicist from Flossmoor to launch next summer", by Donna Vickroy, Chicago Tribune
Department in News: November 6, 2017
Eugene Parker, professor emeritus with the University of Chicago, signs autographs for youngsters following a lecture on 'solar wind' at Izaak Walton Preserve in Homewood. Next summer, NASA will launch the Parker Solar Probe named for his work.