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December 31, 2018 - OSIRIS-REx Sets Space Exploration Record After Reaching Bennu - KVOA 4
December 31, 2018 - NASA’s OSIRIS-REx Spacecraft Enters Close Orbit Around Bennu, Breaking Record - UA News
December 31, 2018 - UA Space Probe Achieves Orbit Around Asteroid - KGUN 9
December 30, 2018 - A Journey Into the Solar System’s Outer Reaches, Seeking New Worlds to Explore - The New York Times
December 29, 2018 - The Importance Of Studying Comets With Radar [Infographic] - Forbes
December 20, 2018 - UA Researcher Captures Rare Radar Images of Comet 46P/Wirtanen - UA News
December 19, 2018 - Stellar Corpse Reveals Clues to Missing Stardust - UA News
December 19, 2018 - Getting the Dirt on Creation - Inside OSIRIS-REx's First Close Look at Bennu - Scientific American
December 16, 2018 - Mapping the Moon - Arizona Daily Star (pdf)
December 13, 2018 - Mars InSight Lander Seen in First Images from Space - NASA
December 13, 2018 - Wet and Rugged - OSIRIS-REx Returns First New Asteroid Data - Tucson Weekly
December 13, 2018 - Why Voyager 2 Is In Interstellar Space But Not Out of the Solar System - Popular Mechanics
December 12, 2018 - NASA's OSIRIS-REx Prepares for New Year's Eve Date with Asteroid Bennu - Space.com
December 11, 2018 - Comets Catch the Eye of UA Planetary Scientists - Arizona Public Media
December 11, 2018 - 'We Went to the Right Place': University of Arizona Scientists Find Evidence of Water in Asteroid Bennu's Past - Arizona Daily Star
December 10, 2018 - Water Found on Asteroid by OSIRIS-REx Explorer - CNN
December 10, 2018 - UA-Led OSIRIS-REx Discovers Water on Asteroid Bennu - UA News
December 10, 2018 - NASA 'Hits the Jackpot' in Mission to Bring Back a Sample From an Asteroid as Instruments Show Target Bennu Contains Water - DailyMail.com
December 10, 2018 - NASA’s Newly Arrived OSIRIS-REx Spacecraft Already Discovers Water on Asteroid - NASA
December 10, 2018 - UA Probe Finds Evidence of Water on Asteroid - KGUN 9
December 10, 2018 - UA Undergrad Works to ID OSIRIS-REx Touchdown Site - UA News
December 7, 2018 - NASA is About to Grab a Piece of an Asteroid. That’s Even Harder Than it Sounds. - The Washington Post
December 7, 2018 - Media Advisory: UA Researchers to Speak on OSIRIS-REx, U.S. Snowpack at National Meeting - UA News
December 6, 2018 - Unknown Treasure Trove of Planets Found Hiding in Dust - UA News
December 6, 2018 - NASA Highlights Asteroid Bennu, Earth’s Polar Ice at AGU Meeting - NASA
December 4, 2018 - OSIRIS-REx Arrives at Asteroid Bennu - UA News
December 3, 2018 - NASA Spacecraft Arrives at Ancient Asteroid, Its 1st Visitor - AP News
December 3, 2018 - NASA's OSIRIS-REx Spacecraft Arrives at Asteroid Bennu - NASA
December 3, 2018 - OSIRIS-REx Arrives at Asteroid as UA Scientists Begin 18-month Work to Return Sample - Arizona Daily Star
December 3, 2018 - NASA’s Osiris-Rex Arrives at Asteroid Bennu After a Two-Year Journey - The New York Times
December 3, 2018 - Watch NASA Arrive at the Asteroid on a Potential Collision Course with Earth - CNET
December 3, 2018 - “We Have Arrived!” UA Space Probe Reaches Asteroid - KGUN 9
December 3, 2018 - Asteroid Receives Holiday Visitor: OSIRIS-REx Arrives at Bennu - Arizona Public Media
December 3, 2018 - OSIRIS-REx Arrives at Asteroid Bennu - UA News
December 3, 2018 - Safely There: University of Arizona-led OSIRIS-REx Arrives at Asteroid Bennu - Arizona Daily Star
December 3, 2018 - NASA's OSIRIS-REx Spacecraft, Asteroid Bennu Snuggle Up After Long Journey - NBC News
November 29, 2018 - We're at Bennu! What's Next? - UA News
November 29, 2018 - OSIRIS-REx is Arriving at Asteroid Bennu Monday - Arizona Public Media
November 28, 2018 - How This Spacecraft Will Sample an Asteroid's Rocks, Without Even Landing on It - Arizona Public Media
November 26, 2018 - Bennuval! Variety Show Returns as OSIRIS-REx Prepares for Asteroid Rendezvous - Arizona Daily Star
November 26, 2018 - How UA Helped Another Mars Landing Happen - KGUN 9
November 26, 2018 - UA Lab Played Big Role in Mars Landing - KOLD 13
November 26, 2018 - How to Land on Mars - The New York Times
November 24, 2018 - How the Space Mining Industry Came Down to Earth - Fortune
November 17, 2018 - Excellence in Planetary and Space Sciences Highlighted in UA Strategic Plan - Arizona Daily Star
November 14, 2018 - BENNUVAL! Celebrates the Spirit of Human Curiosity - UA News
November 13, 2018 - NASA’s OSIRIS-REx Executes Fourth Asteroid Approach Maneuver - NASA
November 10, 2018 - UA Team Aiming for Jupiter Moon, With a Stop in Greenland First - Arizona Daily Star
November 9, 2018 - Diamond-shaped Asteroid Captured by NASA Spacecraft Stuns Scientists - Fox News
November 2, 2018 - OSIRIS-REx Snaps the First Detailed Images of Asteroid Bennu - Arizona Daily Star
November 1, 2018 - Hey Bennu, Have We Met? I Never Forget an Asteroid. - SyfyWire
October 30, 2018 - OSIRIS-REx Captures 'Super-Resolution' View of Bennu - NASA
October 30, 2018 - UA Grad Student Unravels Space Mystery - KVOA 4
October 26, 2018 - Tucson Researcher Tracking Unusual Blue Asteroid - Arizona Public Media
October 24, 2018 - Explore Phaethon, the Weird Blue Rock That Turns Metal Into Goo - Discover
October 24, 2018 - Asteroid or Comet? Weird Blue Space Rock 'Phaethon' Gets a Close-Up - Space.com
October 24, 2018 - Rare Blue Asteroid Reveals Itself During Fly-By - UA News
October 24, 2018 - Far Out! Astronomers Get Close-up View of Bizarre Blue Asteroid - USA Today
October 24, 2018 - Enigmatic Rare Blue Asteroid 'Phaethon' Baffles Astronomers - Newsweek
October 23, 2018 - A Look at 3200 Phaethon: A Big, Bizarre, Blue Asteroid We Plan to Visit - CNET
October 20, 2018 - University of Arizona Volcanologist Among 10 'Scientists to Watch' - Arizona Daily Star
October 8, 2018 - Awards & Accolades - UA @ Work
October 1, 2018 - NASA’s OSIRIS-REx Spacecraft Performs Its First Asteroid Approach Maneuver Ahead Of Reaching Bennu - Inquisitr
September 28, 2018 - Skull-shaped 'Death Comet' Asteroid Will Fly by Earth After Halloween - MACH
September 26, 2018 - Christopher Hamilton Explores the Architecture of Other Worlds - Science News
September 20, 2018 - Mars 'Spiders' Pop in NASA Orbiter Image - CNET
September 19, 2018 - Giant Ice Volcanoes Once Covered Dwarf Planet Ceres - Space.com
September 14, 2018 - Ceres Takes Life an Ice Volcano at a Time - UA News
September 13, 2018 - Bennu Trek - Tucson Weekly
September 11, 2018 - NASA's Asteroid-Sampling Spacecraft Begins Its Science Work Today - Space.com
September 10, 2018 - UA-led Mission OSIRIS-REx Celebrates 2 Years in Space - Tucson News Now
September 7, 2018 - One Small Step, No Small Feat: UA’s Long History with NASA - The Daily Wildcat
August 28, 2018 - OSIRIS-REx Snaps Its First Pic of Asteroid Bennu - Astronomy
August 28, 2018 - NASA’s New Horizons and OSIRIS-REx Spacecraft Spot Their Deep-space Targets - GeekWire
August 28, 2018 - Take Control of a Mars Orbiter - Astronomy
August 28, 2018 - Q&A With the Scientists Behind OSIRIS-REx's 'Eyes' - UA @ Work
August 24, 2018 - Asteroid Probe Captures First Images of Its Distant Target - CBS News
August 24, 2018 - OSIRIS-REx Captures First Images of Bennu, 1.4M Miles From Asteroid - Arizona Public Media
August 24, 2018 - NASA’s OSIRIS-REx Begins Asteroid Operations Campaign - NASA
August 24, 2018 - UA-led OSIRIS-REx Mission Catches First Glimpse of Asteroid Bennu - Arizona Daily Star
August 24, 2018 - OSIRIS-REx Captures First Glimpse of Asteroid Bennu - UA News
August 22, 2018 - NASA Spacecraft Preps for Chest-bump with Asteroid Bennu - CNET
August 17, 2018 - Asteroid Mission Takes First Photo of Its Destination - KNAU
August 17, 2018 - Chasing Asteroids: Dual Missions Sniff Out Clues to Solar System's Past - The Christian Science Monitor
August 17, 2018 - NASA Spots Beaker the Muppet in Bug-eyed Mars Formation - CNET
August 12, 2018 - On 'Mission to Touch the Sun,' Parker Solar Probe has Launched - CNN
August 10, 2018 - UA Mars Camera Watching Dust Storm From Orbit - Arizona Public Media
August 10, 2018 - Two UA Scientists Part of Historic Mission to 'Touch the Sun' - Arizona Daily Star
August 8, 2018 - UA Scientists Gear Up to 'Touch the Sun' - UA News
August 4, 2018 - After 3 Decades, Scientist's Prediction of Water on Mars Might be Validated - Arizona Daily Star
July 25, 2018 - A 12-Mile-Wide Body of Water May Lie Below the South Pole of Mars - Seeker
July 24, 2018 - Black on Black on Black: OSIRIS-REx Graphic Designer Melds Science and Art in 'Stunning' Illustrations - UA @ Work
July 23, 2018 - Parker Solar Probe News Video with Joe Giacalone - KGUN 9
July 23, 2018 - Mars Makes Closest Approach to Earth in 15 Years: Here's How to See It - AZCentral
July 16, 2018 - Mercury's Crust Might Be Thinner Than Anyone Thought - Space.com
July 15, 2018 - Photos: Science Saturday at University of Arizona - Arizona Daily Star
July 13, 2018 - Sun is the Center of Free Science Event for Families Saturday on UA Campus - Arizona Daily Star
July 12, 2018 - Episode 139: First Photos of Bennu From OSIRIS-REx Spacecraft Due Next Month - Arizona Public Media
July 11, 2018 - Bradford Smith, Who Showed Postcards From Outer Space, Dies at 86 - The New Your Times
July 10, 2018 - From Modeling To Real World Experience: New Arizona Program Teaches STEM To Blind Students - KJZZ
July 6, 2018 - UA Student in Japan Working on Space Mission to Return Asteroid Sample - Arizona Daily Star
July 6, 2018 - NASA Spacecraft Refines Course Toward Big Asteroid Bennu - Space.com
July 5, 2018 - Thought Rosetta Had It Tough? Scientists Are About to Attempt an Even More Daring Space Landing - WIRED
June 25, 2018 - Here's the Story Behind the Mesmerizing Blue Sand Dune NASA Snapped on Mars - Inverse
June 25, 2018 - Stunning NASA Photo Shows Blue Sand Dune on Mars, the Red Planet - USA Today
June 21, 2018 - NASA Reveals New Plan to Stop Asteroids Before They Hit Earth - NBC News
June 20, 2018 - US Stepping up Earth's Protection from Asteroids, Comets - Arizona Daily Star
June 18, 2018 - This Video Made From Real Mars Data Will Make You Feel Like You're Flying Over the Red Planet - Gizmodo
June 14, 2018 - Planet-Forming Disks May Resemble Solar System 5 Billion Years Ago - UA News
June 13, 2018 - UA Encourages Visually Impaired Teens in STEM - UA News
June 9, 2018 - The Asteroid Rush Sending 21st-century Prospectors into Space - The Guardian
June 7, 2018 - Tucson Astronomer Makes His Third Once-in-a-Lifetime Discovery - Tucson News Now
June 6, 2018 - What it Takes to Discover Small Rocks in Space - UA News
June 4, 2018 - Watch an Asteroid Light Up the Sky as It Disintegrates Above Earth Hours After Discovery - The Washington Post
May 31, 2018 - Jamie Louise Molaro - transverse RANGES (tR)
May 31, 2018 - Optical Sciences Student Off to Japan for Space Mission - UA News
May 31, 2018 - UA Sets Teens With Visual Impairments on Path to STEM Careers - UA News
May 15, 2018 - Asteroid Will Pass Between The Earth And The Moon Tuesday (Don't Panic) - NPR
May 14, 2018 - An Asteroid the Size of the Statue of Liberty Will Whiz Past Earth Tomorrow. Here's How to See It - Time
May 14, 2018 - Lauretta's Game Receives 2018 Mensa Select Seal - UA @ Work
May 8, 2018 - Air Force Research Lab, Others Tap UA Space Expertise - UA News
April 29, 2018 - Tiny Mercury Likely Has Dense, Thin Planetary Crust - Forbes
April 24, 2018 - Space Dust Dings OSIRIS-REx Spacecraft - Arizona Public Media
April 24, 2018 - New Estimates of Mercury's Thin, Dense Crust - UA News
April 16, 2018 - A 150-Foot Asteroid Flew Alarmingly Close to Earth Just Hours After Being Spotted - Time
March 30, 2018 - UA Team Using Low-cost System to Track Falling Chinese Space Station - Arizona Daily Star
March 29, 2018 - Need to Divert a Killer Asteroid? Paint it - KGUN 9
March 28, 2018 - The Sun Is Spitting Out Strange Patterns of Gamma Rays—and No One Knows Why - Scientific American
March 26, 2018 - Asteroid-bound Spacecraft Finds Signs of Life - on Earth - Science
March 21, 2018 - UA Researchers Track Chinese Space Station as it Falls to Earth - Research, Discovery & Innovation
March 13, 2018 - Astronomer's Talk Combines Exploration of Space Missions and Board Games - Yale News
March 12, 2018 - Asteroid Bennu: Target of Sample Return Mission - Space.com
March 8, 2018 - The Massive Prize Luring Miners to the Stars - Bloomberg
February 20, 2018 - UA Astronomers Track Tesla Roadster in Space - UA News
February 15, 2018 - Elon Musk’s Tesla in Space Could Crash Into Earth - National Geographic
February 9, 2018 - UA Researchers on Winning Team in Lunar Exploration Competition - UA News
February 8, 2018 - Asteroid Coming Close Friday: Don't Worry, We're Safe - Arizona Daily Star
February 7, 2018 - Asteroid 2018 CB Zips by Earth Friday: Watch it Online - Sky & Telescope
February 7, 2018 - Asteroid to Pass Between Earth and Moon on Friday - Astronomy
February 6, 2018 - UA's Lunar and Planetary Laboratory Showcases an Out-of-this-World Art Exhibit - The Daily Wildcat
February 6, 2018 - Rapid Detection and Recovery: The Science of Hunting Meteorites - UA News
January 17, 2018 - Catalina Sky Survey Sets Record for Finding Asteroids - Arizona Public Media
January 15, 2018 - HiRISE Camera Reveals Ice Buried in Mars Cliffs - Arizona Public Media
January 12, 2018 - Steep Slopes on Mars Reveal Structure of Buried Ice - UA News
January 11, 2018 - Steep Slopes on Mars Reveal Structure of Buried Ice - NASA, JPL
January 11, 2018 - Scientists Discover Clean Water Ice Just Below Mars' Surface - WIRED
January 10, 2018 - Stunning NASA Image from a Spacecraft on Its Way to an Asteroid Shows Earth and the Moon from Three Million Miles Away - DailyMail.com
January 5, 2018 - Spacecraft Will Land on Two Different Asteroids this Year - and Bring Samples Back to Earth - Newsweek
January 2, 2018 - Both Finalists for NASA's Next Exploration Mission Have UA Ties - Arizona Daily Star