NASA | Asteroid Bennu's Journey Hunting Exoplanets and Life in the Universe 1 day ago   06:01

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Bennu's Journey is a 6-minute animated movie about NASA's OSIRIS-REx mission, Asteroid Bennu, and the formation of our solar system. Born from the rubble of a violent collision, hurled through space for millions of years, Asteroid Bennu has had a tough life in a rough neighborhood - the early solar system. Bennu's Journey shows what is known and what remains mysterious about the evolution of Bennu and the planets. By retrieving a sample of Bennu, OSIRIS-REx will teach us more about the raw ingredients of the solar system and our own origins.

Learn more about NASA’s OSIRIS-REx mission and the making of Bennu’s Journey: http://www.nasa.gov/content/goddard/bennus-journey/

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http://www.asteroidmission.org
http://www.asteroidmission.org/movie/

This video is public domain and can be downloaded at: http://svs.gsfc.nasa.gov/goto?20220

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Comments 148 Comments

Willy BustBack
With the help of other nations, more can be achieved
Josevaldo o homem meia
Goodbye world 😭
Jemima Day
I'm just confused, how do they know the future and all of this???
Unii785
To the future generations reading this I hope you take better care of our planet than we did
Lil Gucci Playz
Its 100 years ur already dead
Mhiegsz Go
I dont wanna die i m watching this cuz i wanna learn about bennu
Eeeveegamer
ill just guess that it will pass earth
(hopefully)
ABHI AMMU
What happened when we send nuclear bomb to astroid bennu for destroid it..?
Taco BFB
2175 or 2199
Frank Brox Nyheim
Another fairy tail !!
King Yea Yea
OK so u missed the part where *BEENU IS HEADING TOWARD EARTH TO KILL US ALL.* 8)

AN THAT'S WHY WE CLICKED THE VIDEO. WHY U NOT TALK ABOUT IT ?
GRIFFIN
on my way ...my name is
polski gamer
Omg
Angela Garrison
So that means we can't see our future ;-;
The United States
My ghost will stand looking up at the asteroid with sunglasses and both middle fingers crossed.
Psygnostic
C'mon, we're gonna get annihilated by something as goofy as "Bennu"?
George Abraham
And i stress... Verrrryyy smallll.
Jhomel Evangelista
Guys dont worry its only a city/country killer, not a planet killer
Little Tot and Little biscuit
Sry for the next generation sry guys
ÐΛɌК・ƊΞXØŊ
*R.I.P WORLD 😣😣😣😣*
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Hunting Exoplanets and Life in the Universe NASA | Asteroid Bennu's Journey 1 day ago   00:00

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After nine years of operation, NASA's Kepler spacecraft will be retired, but not without making an indelible imprint on humankind's understanding of the universe. Perhaps its greatest legacy is the knowledge that planets outnumber stars in the galaxy. With over 2,500 planet discoveries and another 2,000 awaiting confirmation, Kepler revealed a staggering diversity of worlds turning sci-fi fantasy into scientific reality.
It also changed our collective perspective regarding the feasibility of finding evidence of life beyond Earth and catalysed efforts across the globe to reach that goal.