New Imagery of Asteroid Mission

arv-orion_0NASA released Aug. 22 new photos and video animations depicting the agency’s planned mission to find, capture, redirect, and study a near-Earth asteroid. The images depict crew operations including the Orion spacecraft’s trip to and rendezvous with the relocated asteroid, as well as astronauts maneuvering through a spacewalk to collect samples from the asteroid.

Concept animation showing the crew operations on NASA’s proposed Asteroid Redirect Mission:

Read more at http://www.nasa.gov/content/new-imagery-of-asteroid-mission/#.Uhc-wNJ7JBk

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