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2020

September 25, 2020 - OSIRIS-REx Mission Enters Home Stretch - Arizona Public Media
September 25, 2020 - NASA Gearing Up For Epic Asteroid-sampling Maneuver Next Month - Space.com
September 24, 2020 - UArizona Space Probe a Month Away from Asteroid Touchdown - KGUN 9
September 24, 2020 - OSIRIS-REx Begins its Countdown to TAG - UA News
September 23, 2020 - A newly discovered asteroid will pass close to Earth on Thursday - CNN
September 22, 2020 - NASA to Provide Update on Agency's First Asteroid Sample Collection Attempt - UA News
September 22, 2020 - School Bus-Size Asteroid to Safely Zoom Past Earth - NASA
September 21, 2020 - NASA's OSIRIS-REx to Asteroid Bennu: 'You've Got a Little Vesta on You...' - UA News
September 12, 2020 - How Gravitational Tides Help Explain the Puzzle of Jupiter's Hot Moons - New Atlas
September 11, 2020 - This Asteroid is Ejecting Particles into Space. A Spacecraft May Tell Us Why - CNN
September 11, 2020 - How Jupiter's Moons Could Be Influencing Each Other - International Business Times
September 10, 2020 - Jupiter's Moons Could be Warming Each Other - UA News
September 9, 2020 - Up Close with an Active Asteroid - EOS
September 9, 2020 - Where Rocks Come Alive: NASA’s OSIRIS-REx Observes an Asteroid in Action - NASA
September 9, 2020 - Where Rocks Come Alive: OSIRIS-REx Observes an Asteroid in Action - UA News
August 21, 2020 - UArizona Scientist Plays Role in Ongoing Mission to Bring Asteroid Sample Back to Earth - Fox 10
August 20, 2020 - Jupiter’s Ocean Moons Raise Tidal Waves on One Another - EOS
August 17, 2020 - Postdoc Success Stories: Drs. Ali Bramson and Michael Sori will be Assistant Professors at Purdue University! - Research, Innovation & Impact
August 17, 2020 - Physics Professor Laura Woodney Studies the Secret Lives of Comets - CSUSB
August 15, 2020 - NASA's OSIRIS-REx Mission Prepares for Touchdown on an Asteroid - CNN
August 15, 2020 - Revealed: Daring NASA Mission To Explore An Ocean Of Lava On Jupiter’s Volcanic Moon - Forbes
August 13, 2020 - 'Flawless' Practice Run Sets Up University of Arizona-led Asteroid-sampling Mission - Arizona Daily Star
August 13, 2020 - To Understand the Machinery of Life, a UArizona Scientist Breaks it on Purpose - UA News
August 13, 2020 - OSIRIS-REx Completes Successful Rehearsal Above Asteroid's Surface - Arizona Public Media
August 12, 2020 - Successful Second Rehearsal Puts OSIRIS-REx on Path to Asteroid Sample Collection - UA News
August 12, 2020 - NASA Spacecraft Completes Final Test Before Collecting Samples from Asteroid Bennu - Houston Chronicle
August 11, 2020 - UA's Asteroid-sampling Mission Prepares for Final Dress Rehearsal in Space - Arizona Daily Star
August 6, 2020 - OSIRIS-REx Prepares for Final Rehearsal Before Fall Touchdown on Asteroid - KOLD 13
August 6, 2020 - OSIRIS-REx is One Rehearsal Away from Touching Asteroid Bennu - UA News
July 27, 2020 - How Space Missions Snatch Pieces of Other Worlds and Bring Them Back to Earth - Nature
July 18, 2020 - You Can See Comet NEOWISE This Month. Here's What We Know About It - CNN
July 15, 2020 - Mapping the Solar System: From the Moon to Bennu - UA News
July 15, 2020 - Good News: This Comet Won't Cause A Mass Extinction In 2020. Also, It's Really Pretty - NPR
July 14, 2020 - Interplanetary Visitor Sweeps Past Earth - Arizona Public Media
July 14, 2020 - How to Best See Comet NEOWISE Before It Fades into Space - LA Times
July 10, 2020 - A New Comet, NEOWISE, Appears in Earth's Skies - NBC News
July 7, 2020 - New Comet NEOWISE Graces the Skies - UA News
June 9, 2020 - NASA's OSIRIS-REx Discovers Sunlight Can Crack Rocks on Asteroid Bennu - UA News
June 3, 2020 - UA Researchers: Cosmic Collision Created Two Near-Earth Asteroids - Arizona Daily Star
May 31, 2020 - 2 Different Asteroids Visited by Spacecraft May Have Once Been Part of 1 Larger Asteroid - CNN
May 31, 2020 - Asteroids Bennu and Ryugu May Have Formed Directly From Collision in Space - UA News
May 22, 2020 - OSIRIS-REx Team Sets Oct. 20 Date to Swipe Samples from Asteroid Bennu - Arizona Daily Star
May 22, 2020 - NASA Sets Date to Research Asteroid Bennu After Coronavirus Pandemic Caused Delays - Fox News
May 21, 2020 - OSIRIS-REx Asteroid Sample Collection Set for Oct. 20 - UA News
April 28, 2020 - Surveying for Near-Earth Objects - Alumni Association
April 27, 2020 - New Mexico Badlands Help Researchers Understand Past Martian Lava Flows - AGU.org
April 21, 2020 - UArizona Cameras Capture Asteroid Close-Up During OSIRIS-REx Rehearsal - UA News
April 20, 2020 - How Engineers are Operating Deep-Space Probes, Martian Rovers, and Satellites From Their Homes - The Verge
April 17, 2020 - NASA's OSIRIS-REx Spacecraft Aces Asteroid-sampling Dress Rehearsal - Space.com
April 16, 2020 - Postdoc Speed Talk Competition - Finalists - UAPA
April 15, 2020 - One Step Closer to Touching Asteroid Bennu - NASA
April 9, 2020 - Rehearsal Time for NASA’s Asteroid Sampling Spacecraft - NASA
April 6, 2020 - Clear Skies and Close Approach Make for a 'Pink Supermoon' - UA News
April 6, 2020 - What Makes Saturn's Upper Atmosphere So Hot - UA News
April 6, 2020 - NASA Cassini Mission's Final Moments Reveal the Reason Why Saturn's Upper Atmosphere is so Hot - Inverse
April 1, 2020 - NASA Selects Six Early Career Planetary Scientists to Continue Exceptional Research - NASA
March 31, 2020 - In Memoriam: Adam Showman - UA @ Work
March 31, 2020 - Ancient Mars had 2 Reservoirs of Water Deep Underground, Study Claims - Fox News
March 30, 2020 - A Martian Mash Up: Meteorites Tell Story of Mars' Water History - UA News
March 23, 2020 - NASA's New View of Asteroid Bennu Transports Us Far Away From Our Troubles - Gizmodo
March 19, 2020 - Bennu in Unprecedented Detail - NASA
March 12, 2020 - A Solar System of Fire and Ice - The Atlantic
March 10, 2020 - These are the Boulders OSIRIS-REx is Going to Use to Navigate Down to the Surface of Bennu - Universe Today
March 9, 2020 - Bennu’s Boulders Shine as Beacons for NASA’s OSIRIS-REx - NASA
March 6, 2020 - First Official Names Given to Features on Asteroid Bennu - NASA
March 4, 2020 - OSIRIS-REx Swoops Over Sample Site Nightingale - NASA
March 3, 2020 - Meet the Pair of Astronomers Who Discovered Earth's 'Mini-Moon' - UA@Work
March 3, 2020 - Second Moon Orbiting Earth? - Cronkite News
March 3, 2020 - Black Hole Photobombs Asteroid - Gizmodo
February 27, 2020 - The Earth Has a New Minimoon! But Not For Long - SyfyWire
February 27, 2020 - A New Mini-Moon Was Found Orbiting Earth. There Will Be More. - The New York Times
February 26, 2020 - New 'Mini-Moon' Orbiting Earth — For Now, Astronomers Say - NBC News
February 26, 2020 - Astronomers Say Earth Might Have A New Mini-Moon - CNET
February 26, 2020 - Earth Has A New Mini-Moon -- But It's Only Temporary - CNN
February 26, 2020 - Earth Has A New ‘Minimoon’, Scientists Announce - Independent
February 26, 2020 - Earth Has Captured A Second, Tiny Mini-Moon - Forbes
February 25, 2020 - NASA’s OSIRIS-REx Hearts Bennu - NASA
February 17, 2020 - UA is Among 4 Finalists for NASA's Next Discovery Space Mission - Arizona Daily Star
February 17, 2020 - NASA Considering UA-backed Trip to Moon of Jupiter - Arizona Public Media
February 14, 2020 - NASA's Four Possible Planetary Missions Stretch Across the Solar System - Popular Mechanics
February 13, 2020 - Status Update: OSIRIS-REx Osprey Flyover - NASA
February 13, 2020 - NASA Selects Four Possible Missions to Study the Secrets of the Solar System - NASA
February 13, 2020 - UArizona-Led Mission to Io Selected as Finalist for NASA Discovery Program - UA News
January 22, 2020 - The Coming Descent to Asteroid Bennu - The Planetary Society
January 3, 2020 - ‘When the Earth Had Two Moons’ Review: A Smashing Solar System - The Wall Street Journal