NASA’s first asteroid samples land on Earth after release from spacecraft
By MARCIA DUNN AP Aerospace Writer | Monday, September 25, 2023, 12:05 a.m.
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Recovery team members carry a capsule containing NASA's first asteroid samples to a temporary clean room at Dugway Proving Ground in Utah on Sunday, Sept. 24, 2023. The Osiris-Rex spacecraft released the capsule following a seven-year journey to asteroid Bennu and back. (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer, Pool)