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OSIRIS-REx will travel to a near-Earth asteroid called Bennu and bring a small sample back to Earth for study. The mission is scheduled to launch Sept. 8, 2016. As planned, the spacecraft will reach its asteroid target in 2018 and return a sample to Earth in 2023. Learn more here.

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To Bennu and Back YouTube Video

NASA's OSIRIS-REx spacecraft is scheduled to launch on a mission the asteroid Bennu, and return to Earth 7 years later.

Watch our latest ScienceCast: To Bennu and Back