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Osiris-Rex Touchdown on Asteroid Bennu
Posted by James Goring on October 21, 2020, 2:23 pm
A Nasa spacecraft has successfully landed on an asteroid,
dodging boulders the size of buildings, in order to collect a handful of cosmic rubble for analysis back on Earth.
The space agency team behind the Osiris-Rex project said preliminary data showed the sample collection
went as planned and that the spacecraft had lifted off the surface of asteroid
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