Planets and Moons  ID: 12227

NASA's OSIRIS-REx Asteroid Sample Return Mission

The OSIRIS-REx mission, launching in September 2016, plans to return a sample of asteroid Bennu to Earth in 2023 so that scientists can study pristine material left over from the early solar system.

Learn more at nasa.gov/osiris-rex and asteroidmission.org.
 

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Credits

Katrina Jackson (USRA):
Producer
Editor
Narration

Dan Gallagher (USRA):
Producer
Editor

Dante Lauretta (University of Arizona):
Interviewee

Sophia Roberts (USRA):
Narrator

Chris Meaney (HTSI):
Animator

Walt Feimer (HTSI):
Animator

Michael Lentz (USRA):
Animator

Chris Smith (Self):
Animator

Tyler Chase (USRA):
Animator

Rob Andreoli (AIMM):
Videographer

John Caldwell (AIMM):
Videographer

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NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center

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Mission:
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Keywords:
SVS >> Asteroid
SVS >> HDTV
SVS >> Astrobiology
SVS >> Planetary Science
SVS >> OSIRIS-REx
NASA Science >> Planets and Moons
SVS >> Near-Earth Object
SVS >> Bennu
SVS >> Sample Return