Thursday, September 8, 2016
OSIRIS-REx heads out
I've written a few articles on the this blog about asteroids that might take a piece out of us (Earth, really). Well, turnabout is fair play, so today NASA launched a mission to take a piece out of an asteroid named Bennu.
It's about time.
Here's the video of the launch. They're always exciting, especially when nothing blows up.
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