The OsirisREX mission to an Asteroid - Dr. Ed Cloutis The OSIRIS-REx mission is a daring one. It aims to visit and bring back a sample of Asteroid 101599 Bennu in 2023. Part of the mission includes a laser ranging and detection instrument know as a lidar that is part of Canada’s contribution to the mission. The lidar will help map the surface of the asteroid and will give us a…Find out more »
The Manitoba Museum acknowledges we are on Treaty No. 1 land, the ancestral lands of the Anishinaabeg and Ininíwak. These lands are the unceded territories of the Dakota, and the homeland of the Métis Nation. The Museum is committed to reflecting the continued legacy of all the original peoples of this province, including the Ithiniwak, Denesułine, Anishininiwak, Inuit, and Nakota.
We acknowledge the harms of the past, are committed to improving relationships in the spirit of reconciliation, and appreciate the opportunity to live and learn on these traditional lands in mutual respect.
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