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OSIRIS-REx has landed !

Yesterday space probe OSIRIS-REx (Origins Spectral Interpretation Resource Identification Security – Regolith Explorer) was delivered onboard of C-17 Globemaster III from Buckley Air Force Base near Denver to Kennedy Space Center. After arriving to Kennedy Space Center it was schedule to extract OSIRIS-REx from container today. Further tests in Kennedy Space Center will cover in following days:…
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What Atmospheric Changes Do OSIRIS-REx Spacecraft Observe in the Space?

For nearly three decades, if we can still remember, Galileo spacecraft had departed the Earth and blasted off to Jupiter, prompting the Carl Sagan, an astronomer to create his novel experimentation. This novel experiment is to search for a life sign on Earth from the space above.  Galileo spacecraft has found out a large amount…
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OSIRIS-REx after first deep space maneuver

NASA officially confirms that OSIRIS-REx space probe performed successfully first deep space maneuver (DSM-1). First Deep Space Maneuver (DSM-1) was performed on Dec. 28, 2016.  It was necessary to set up the probe on the correct course to perform an Earth gravity assist in September this year. Assist will begin lasting two years flight to…
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