OSIRIS-REx Heading to the Asteroid Bennu; Is Life on Earth Premature? | SFN #174

Here are the links to this week's stories: OSIRIS-Rex: http://www.nasa.gov/feature/goddard/2016/nasa-to-map-asteroid-bennu-from-the-ground-up https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/101955_Bennu Palermo Scale: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Palermo_Technical_I

Published on 13th Aug, 2016

Here are the links to this week's stories: OSIRIS-Rex: http://www.nasa.gov/feature/goddard/2016/nasa-to-map-asteroid-bennu-from-the-ground-up https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/101955_Bennu Palermo Scale: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Palermo_Technical_Impact_Hazard_Scale Get the OSIRIS-Rex animations here: http://svs.gsfc.nasa.gov/10960 Are we premature? https://www.cfa.harvard.edu/news/2016-17 Consider supporting SFN: https://patreon.com/DeepAstronomy Space Fan News Theme by Stephen Dubois available for download here: http://ancienteyesmusic.com Download the DeepAstronomy App and stay current on all content: Android: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=me.dwnld.vrf985&hl=en_GB Apple: https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/deep-astronomy/id1098749154?ls=1&mt=8 Follow DeepAstronomy on Twitter: @DeepAstronomy Like DeepAstronomy on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/DeepAstronomy/ Like Space Fan News on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/SpaceFanNews/ Follow DeepAstronomy on Google+ http://google.com/+DeepAstronomy http://google.com/+TonyDarnell We also have a great Google+ Community, come share your thoughts and join the discussion! https://plus.google.com/communities/109849939648748938781t