What Space Miners Will Know: Flying Over An Asteroid
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Adam Frank
Friday, May 11, 2012 at 10:21 AM
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Flying over an Asteroid

Thanks to Bad Astronomy for posting this beautiful fly-over of the asteroid Vesta via the Dawn space probe. [Copyright 2012 National Public Radio]

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