Context: Euclid, the cosmological mission of the European Space Agency (ESA), is all set for launch on July 1. About Euclid Mission:
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- Euclid is a European mission, built and operated by ESA, with support from NASA’s Roman Space Telescope.
- NASA is assisting the Euclid mission by providing essential hardware for one of the spacecraft’s sensors, supporting the science team, and creating a Euclid data processing centre in the United States.
- To explore the composition and evolution of the ‘dark’ Universe.
- To uncover the great cosmic mystery of dark matter and dark energy from the Sun-Earth Lagrange point L2.
About Dark Matter and Dark Energy: