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Source: United States of America – Federal Government Departments (video statements)

For the first time, NASA has touched the surface of asteroid Bennu to collect the agency’s first ever asteroid sample, which will one day shed new insights on the history of our solar system… so what’s next? Join mission experts and ask them your questions! Submit them using #ToBennuAndBack and tune in today at 6:15 p.m. ET as they show a special video captured by the spacecraft in real time as it descended down to the asteroid’s surface.