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Fuselage of NASA's Future X-57 Maxwell All-Electric Aircraft

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OSIRIS-REx
OSIRIS-REx

OSIRIS-REx will travel to a near-Earth asteroid called Bennu and bring a small sample back to Earth for study. The mission is scheduled to launch Sept. 8, 2016. As planned, the spacecraft will reach its asteroid target in 2018 and return a sample to Earth in 2023. Learn more here.

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A Spectacular Conjunction of Venus and Jupiter YouTube Video

Venus and Jupiter are converging for a spectacular conjunction in the sunset sky on August 27th.

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