NASA’s Osiris-Rex Brakes For Asteroid Approach

HOUSTON—NASA’s near-Earth asteroid-bound Osiris-Rex spacecraft braked propulsively for a third time this month on Oct. 29, slowing a so-far coast-is-clear approach to its sample return target, Bennu. Bennu is an aged, 1,640-ft.-wide, spherical near-Earth object believed to be laced with life...
Mark Carreau

Mark is based in Houston, where he has written on aerospace for more than 25 years. While at the Houston Chronicle, he was recognized by the Rotary National Award for Space Achievement Foundation in 2006 for his professional contributions to the public understanding of America's space program through news reporting.

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