LPL in the Spotlight
OSIRIS-REx Flies on as OSIRIS-APEX to Explore a Second Asteroid
NASA’s OSIRIS-REx mission learned much about the potentially hazardous asteroid Bennu and its risk to Earth. Now, the mission will change hands and target a different kind of potentially hazardous asteroid, Apophis.
First Look at Bennu Sample Reveals Carbon and Water
NASA's University of Arizona-led OSIRIS-REx mission has returned a sample that scientists will study for decades to learn more about the formation of the solar system.
NASA's OSIRIS-REx Curation Team Clears Hurdle to Access Remaining Bennu Sample
Before this milestone, the curation team already had collected more than the 60 grams required to declare the mission a success.