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NASA’s Probe Carrying Invaluable Bennu Sample Is Finally Returning to Earth! – The UBJ

A spacecraft pulling around 56.70g of dust from an external perspective of an asteroid is on its way back to

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A spacecraft pulling around 56.70g of dust from an external perspective of an asteroid is on its way back to Earth. The spacecraft, called OSIRIS-REx, dispatched its thrusters for 7 minutes on Monday to leave the asteroid Bennu, NASA said in a clarification. The probe had assembled 60 grams, or around 2 ounces, of carbon-rich space dust, NASA said. This is the greatest sample assembled since the manned Apollo missions to the Moon, the BBC declared.
In case all goes to plan, the spacecraft should…

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