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OSIRIS-REX gets its first close-ups of asteroid Bennu

Recently, NASA's origin, Spectral Interpretation, Resource Identification, Security, Regolith Explorer (OSIRIS-REx) spacecraft delivered a close and personal image of asteroid…

Recently, NASA’s origin, Spectral Interpretation, Resource Identification, Security, Regolith Explorer (OSIRIS-REx) spacecraft delivered a close and personal image of asteroid Bennu. This composite image was created from eight shots taken by the craft’s PolyCam camera. After the craft sent their data back to earth, researchers used a super-resolution algorithm to combine the pictures and give …

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