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Release No.: 2019-06
For Release: Thursday, February 14, 2019 - 11:00am

NASA Selects New Mission to Explore Origins of Universe

SPHEREx

NASA's Spectro-Photometer for the History of the Universe, Epoch of Reionization and Ices Explorer (SPHEREx) mission is targeted to launch in 2023. SPHEREx will help astronomers understand both how our universe evolved and how common are the ingredients for life in our galaxy's planetary systems.

Credit: Caltech