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Science News: Scientists select site where NASA probe will attempt to collect samples of an asteroid

NASA's OSIRIS-REx science probe, orbiting a small asteroid called Bennu for the past year, will move in for an attempt to snag rock and soil samples next summer, targeting a site known as Nightingale that offers the best balance of risk and science return, mission managers announced Thursday.

Posted: 2019-12-12 12:44:00

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