Planets and Moons
NASA's OSIRIS-REx Asteroid Sample Return Mission
Released on April 29, 2016
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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NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center