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NASA’s OSIRIS-REx Collects More Data: What Should You Know

NASA's spacecraft succeeded in collecting samples from asteroid Bennu in what it seemed to be, the most daring challenge. But that's not all. There are also some concerns. OSIRIS-REx's sample was so big that it blocked the container door of...
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NASA’s OSIRIS-REx Makes History: Asteroid Bennu Touchdown Details

NASA's OSIRIS-REx succeeded in touching down on asteroid Bennu's surface, after a long journey of four years. This week marks the incredible milestone OSIRIS-REx bravely reached.  The TAG procedure (Touch-And-Go) was conducted by Lockheed Martin Space in Denver, Colorado, at...
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News About Voyager 2: New Data and Discoveries

NASA's victorious spacecraft, Voyager 2, offers intriguing new data. The spacecraft succeeded in flying farther and farther from the Sun, observing how the density is growing. Such a thing was detected a few years ago by another brave NASA-vehicle, the...
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NASA’s OSIRIS-REx Will Land on Asteroid Bennu Next Month

After a long waiting, NASA's robotic probe OSIRIS-REx will land on asteroid Bennu's boulder-strewn ground on October 20. The probe will touch down only for a few seconds to collect dust and rock samples. Scientists really hope the mission will...
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OSIRIS-REx Captures Asteroid Bennu in Action

NASA's OSIRIS-REx science team published detailed observations that unveil asteroid Bennu in action. The spacecraft has offered planetary scientists the chance to examine the asteroid shedding material at close range for the first time.  OSIRIS-REx's data represents the first in-depth...
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Osiris-Rex is Getting Ready to Begin Mission on Asteroid Bennu’s Surface

NASA's spacecraft is getting ready to start its mission and gather material from asteroid Bennu's surface. Osiris-Rex (origins, spectral, interpretation, resource identification, security, regolith explorer) will start the asteroid mission in October. Recently, it performed the final practice run for...

Scientists Compose Map of Bennu From Images Snapped by OSIRIS-REx

NASA is thoroughly observing the asteroid Bennu through its OSIRIS-REx spacecraft that is flying over the space rock for the last two years. Not long ago, the agency was able to investigate a potential landing site on the asteroid.   The...

NASA’s OSIRIS-REx Probe is Ready to Land on Asteroid Bennu

NASA's OSIRIS-REx probe is now prepared to gather samples from asteroid Bennu, the space agency has just announced. NASA is, at the moment, analyzing the space rock that measures 500 meters (1640 feet) long, on whose proximity the spacecraft arrived...

NASA Prepares to Get the OSIRIS-REx Spacecraft Closer to Asteroid Bennu

NASA has published an outstanding image of its OSIRIS-REx probe flying incredibly close to a massive asteroid as the American space agency sets everything right in order to perform a test run for a new mission. The agency is, at...

Black Hole Surprise: The Entity Was Spotted During NASA Asteroid Mission

NASA's Osiris-Rex mission has been really busy while checking out the asteroid called Bennu. It's been revealed that during the past fall, it accidentally caught sight of quite an unexpected cosmic phenomenon when it detected an outburst from a newly...