iNRCORE Congratulates NASA and the University of Arizona

On October 21st, 2020 the NASA OSIRIS-REx spacecraft ‘tagged’ an asteroid (‘Bennu’) over 200
million miles from Earth and collected a sample of material for testing and examination – a first for the United States. iNRCORE congratulates the teams at both NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory and the University of Arizona for a successful milestone in what has been a historic, multi-year mission.