NASA Asteroid 16 Psyche: Space agency prepares for daring asteroid interception

Express.co.uk | 4/23/2019 | Tom Fish
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Psyche represents two fascinating opportunities: it is the only known iron world in the solar system and the asteroid is likely the closest we will ever come to examining the core of an actual planet.

We could theoretically learn a great deal about the earliest protoplanets — ancient objects believed to have formed the inner planets and contributed to the mass of...
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