Ulysses Artwork - Ulysses
Ulysses Artwork by David Hardy
|Ulysses passes through the tail of comet Hyakutake.|
|A gravity-assist manoeuvre at Jupiter placed Ulysses
in its unique polar orbit of the Sun.
|Like its mythical namesake, Ulysses has ventured into unexplored territory, seeking knowledge of the world around us.|
|The Ulysses spacecraft shown in its flight configuration|
|Ulysses has made fundamental contributions to our understanding of the Sun, the heliosphere, and our local interstellar neighbourhood.|