First Hayabusa samples transferred to NASA

Sandford-Hayabusa

Dr. Scott Sandford of NASA-ARC made a trip to Japan in December 2011 to join Japanese colleagues at the SPring-8 cyclotron facility in order to study some of the particles returned from asteroid Itokawa by the Hayabusa spacecraft. After the cyclotron run, he traveled to JAXA headquarters to participate in the final Joint Science Team […]

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