Video: Student Scientists: Building REXIS

Press Release From: Goddard Space Flight Center
Posted: Tuesday, March 15, 2016

College students in Boston are getting the chance to help NASA explore an asteroid. These student scientists have built an instrument called REXIS, which will fly on the OSIRIS-REx spacecraft that is scheduled to launch later in 2016. This video puts a spotlight on a group of these students and their experience on the REXIS project.

This video is public domain and can be downloaded from the Scientific Visualization Studio at:

Credit: NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center/David Ladd

For more on OSIRIS-REx, visit.

// end //

More news releases and status reports or top stories.

Please follow SpaceRef on Twitter and Like us on Facebook.