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August 30, 2011

Host: Ted Simons

Asteroid Research

  • The space shuttle program may have ended, but a new era inspace exploration is underway. NASA recently announced its latest mission– Osires-Rex. The mission involves learning more about earth’shistory by obtaining samples of an asteroid that’s headed in thisdirection. Arizona State University Professor Phil Christensen talks about themission.
  • Phil Christensen - Professor,Arizona State University
Category: Technology   |   Keywords: Osires-Rex, asteroid, space,