Photos: NASA's OSIRIS-REx, asteroid Bennu, and other sights from the spacecraft's journey through our solar system

Bennu ejecting particles

Using a combination of images snapped by OSIRIS-REx's onboard NavCam 1, this photo shows particles being ejected from Bennu's surface.

SEE: OSIRIS-REx on Bennu: The mission's project scientist details "greedy" asteroid sampling, challenges, and more (TechRepublic)

Image: NASA/Goddard/University of Arizona/Lockheed Martin

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