Panel Discussion: Getting to know Bennu: updates on the OSIRIS-Rex Asteroid Sample-Return Mission
Friday, January 25, 2019 | Signy and Cléophée Eaton Theatre
6:00pm – 7:00pm
On Friday January 25 the Royal Ontario Museum is hosting a FREE panel, Getting to Know Bennu: updates on The OSIRIS-REx Asteroid Sample-Return Mission.
Lassonde’s own, Professor Michael Daly from the Department of Earth & Space Science & Engineering will be on the panel along with Canadian Experts Tim Haltigin (Canadian Space Agency), Kate Howells (Planetary Society; Government of Canada’s Space Advisory Board member) and Kim Tait (Royal Ontario Museum).
The group will provide the latest updates on OSIRIS-REx, the ongoing mission to return a sample from the surface of asteroid Bennu.
Hear from scientists as they analyze the newest OSIRIS-REx data, transmitted to Earth following the spacecraft’s arrival at Bennu in December 2018.
This event is free, but RSVP is required. Get your ticket on the ROM website.