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NASA attempts to collect sample from an asteroid

CBS News Tuesday, 20 October 2020
The dramatic attempt to collect a sample is the centerpiece of an $800 million mission.
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NASA spacecraft collects sample from an asteroid 200 million miles from Earth|Oneindia News 01:08

A NASA spacecraft touches an asteroid 200 million miles from Earth in agency’s first sample return attempt. A NASA spacecraft successfully made a brief stop on an asteroid 200 million miles from Earth to collect a sample from its surface. The Osiris-Rex craft was attempting to collect a handful of...

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