Asteroid’s Amazing Travels Could Reveal Solar System’s Secrets | Video

NASA Osiris-REx mission plans to return samples from Asteroid Bennu in 2023. The space rock's amazing journey began in the ‘chaos of creation’ more than 4.7 billion years ago. But will be within Humanity’s reach by 2018 (mission is slated to launch in 2016). This animation is one of the most detailed NASA’s Goddard SFC Conceptual Image Laboratory (CI Lab) has produced.
credit : NASA’s Goddard SFC Conceptual Image Laboratory (CI Lab)