May 9th: Planetary Society talk about Bennu


Podcaster: Emily Lakdawalla, Mike Puzio, Dante Lauretta

Title: Planetary Society talk about Bennu

Organization: Planetary Society

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the video has been aired on Google hangout:

Description:  update from the Planetary Society on the OSIRIS-REx Name That Asteroid contest!

Bio: Emily Lakdawalla, senior editor and blogger in Planetary Society,

Mike Puzio, 9 years old child who proposed the name of Bennu for OSIRIS-REx Name That Asteroid contest!

Dante Lauretta, principal investigator of OSIRIS-REx mission

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