Richard Binzel on NASA's asteroid redirect mission

October 30, 2014 11:01 AM

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41 minutes ago by Jennifer Chu

By the end of this decade, NASA hopes to lasso a space rock: The space agency is actively pursuing proposals for its Asteroid Redirect Mission (ARM)—a mission that aims to identify, capture, and redirect an asteroid into lunar orbit. Astronauts might then visit the rock to collect and bring back sam...

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