Asteroid Bennu's Secrets Unveiled: Scientists Analyze Sample

OSIRIS-REx mission successfully returned with asteroid Bennu samples 

Small particle experts to study samples for clues to the solar system's formation 

Insight into carbonaceous asteroids' composition aids planetary science 

Researchers emphasize the importance of preserving sample integrity 

Potential insights into the origin of life on Earth and in the universe 

Samples maintained in controlled nitrogen environment to prevent reactions 

Detailed catalog created for informed decision-making in research 

Clean rooms ensure samples remain uncontaminated during curation 

Advanced tools like X-ray Computed Tomography used for analysis 

Mission sheds light on asteroid impact risk to Earth.