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OSIRIS-REx

OSIRIS-REx http://www.nasa.gov/mission_pages/osiris-rex/index.html About OSIRIS-REx OSIRIS-REx will travel to a near-Earth asteroid called Bennu and bring a small sample back to Earth for study. The mission is scheduled to launch Sept. 8, 2016. As planned, the spacecraft will reach its asteroid target in 2018 and return … Continue reading

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