Asteroid Psyche Maps Hint at a World of Metal and Mystery Ahead of NASA's August Mission

Chris K

Chris K

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NASA plans to deploy its Psyche probe to study the asteroid belt in August, an area between the orbits of Mars and Jupiter where remains of the early solar system circle the Sun. The probe will orbit and analyse Psyche's surface for two years to find clues about how early planetary bodies originated. Months ahead of the upcoming mission, a group of academics has p...

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