'NASA Science Live': OSIRIS-REx Delivered America's First-Ever Asteroid Sample to Earth

When: September 26, 2023 12:00pm to 1:00pm
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"NASA Science Live" takes you behind the scenes alongside our experts to explore the secrets of the universe. From remote locations on Earth to the depths of outer space, join the conversation live each month to interact with NASA experts and watch as they reveal the mysteries of our solar system and beyond. Viewers will be able to submit questions on social media using the hashtag #askNASA or by leaving a comment in the chat section on Facebook.

In this edition, Dante Lauretta, Regents Professor in the Department Planetary Sciences, and principal investigator for the OSIRIS-REx mission, talks about the first U.S. mission to collect a sample from an asteroid and return it to Earth for study and what is next. Watch the episode using the link below.

Audience: All



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