NASA’s OSIRIS-REx Mission Finds Pieces of Other Asteroids On Asteroid Bennu Written 22 September 2020


Artist's rendition of OSIRIS-REx | NASA

SlashGear reports that NASA “has released the latest update on its OSIRIS-REx mission, which involves a spacecraft that is closely orbiting” asteroid Bennu. NASA “notes in a new animated educational video that a handful of boulders found on Bennu are quite a bit brighter than the other boulders and rocks on the asteroid.” NASA’s OSIRIS-REx spacecraft revealed “that these lighter boulders come from asteroid Vesta.”
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