NASA’s Osiris-Rex Asteroid Sample-Return Clears CDR

NASA’s first robotic attempt to gather samples of an asteroid completed its critical design review (CDR) last week, clearing the $1.07 billion Origins Spectral Interpretation Resource Identification Security Regolith Explorer (Osiris-Rex) mission team to begin assembly of the spacecraft for an...
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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