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Ulysses was a NASA/ESA space probe whose primary mission was to orbit the Sun and study it at all latitudes. It was launched in 1990 and made three "fast latitude scans" of the Sun in 1994/1995, 2000/2001, and 2007/2008. In addition, the probe studied several comets until it is decommissioned in 2009


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Ulysses being tested on a clean room before launch, 1989

Launch of Space Shuttle Discovery with Ulysses during STS-41, 1990-Oct-6

Ulysses and its IUS booster in the shuttle payload bay days before launch, October 1990

Shortly after deployment, beginning its way into Jupiter

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