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Getting Hands-on with Astromaterials Assets at AGU

Posted on September 29, 2020 - 5:18 PM CDT

Tags: Higher Education | Students | Conference / Meeting | Exhibits | Scientist Engagement | Nuggets | Scientists | Planetary Science

As part of the NASA Exhibit, the Astromaterials Research and Exploration Science (ARES) team brought Astromaterials assets including Apollo lunar samples, a carbonaceous meteorite, meteorite hand samples, a replica of the Apollo Next Generation Sample Analysis (ANGSA) core tube & more!  The ARES team interacted with ~4,600+ visitors throughout the week, many of whom came back day after day. Scientists from ARES also gave Hyperwall talks throughout the week.