SVE NEWS & SPACE.COM Sharing Series — How asteroid Bennu caught NASA’s OSIRIS-REx spacecraft by surprise and nearly killed it along the way

Asteroid Bennu is much stranger than researchers previously thought. The touchdown of the OSIRIS-REx spacecraft on asteroid Bennu stirred up a massive wall of debris. (Image credit: NASA’s Goddard Space Flight Center/CI Lab/Jonathan North) When the OSIRIS-REx probe arrived at asteroid