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Feb 19, 2019
Asteroid Ryugu to eat a bullet from JAXA's Hayabusa 2 probe on 22 FebruaryThe grab-and-go asteroid mission will be broadcasted live from JAXA's control room on 22 February.
Jan 09, 2019
NASA OSIRIS-REx captures Earth, moon, asteroid Bennu in a single frameThe picture was taken days before the NASA probe zoomed in to the asteroid's orbit on New Year’s Eve.
Dec 11, 2018
NASA's OSIRIS-REx probe finds evidence of water on its target asteroid BennuWe targeted Bennu precisely because we thought it had water-bearing minerals: OSIRIS-REx mission lead.
Dec 04, 2018
NASA's OSIRIS-REx lands on Bennu in agency's first asteroid sample-return missionOSIRIS-Rex could uncover a means of mining asteroids for precious resources like metals & water.
Nov 02, 2018
NASA's OSIRIS-REx captures close-up of near-Earth asteroid Bennu before landingOSIRIS-REx is expected to return with samples collected from the near-Earth asteroid Bennu in 2023.
Aug 25, 2018
NASA's OSIRIS-Rex captures snap of ancient asteroid, headed closer for a sampleThe mission aims to bring back the biggest sample of asteroid ever, roughly 60 grams.