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Osiris-Rex: Nasa probe risks losing asteroid sample after door jams

WorldNews Saturday, 24 October 2020
Osiris-Rex: Nasa probe risks losing asteroid sample after door jamsA Nasa probe sent to collect rock from an asteroid several hundred million kilometres from Earth has grabbed so much...
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Nasa scientists were elated as the spacecraft successfully touched down for just a few seconds to grab rocks and dirt.

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