Today’s Video of the Day from NASA Goddard describes what scientists have discovered about near-Earth asteroid Bennu based on data captured by OSIRIS-REx spacecraft.
The mission is the first of its kind to study an ancient asteroid and collect a sample for analysis on Earth.
Close-up views of Bennu revealed that the mysterious object has a rocky landscape that is dominated by boulders.
Video Credit: NASA Goddard
By Chrissy Sexton, Earth.com Staff Writer