Near Earth Asteroid Rendezvous


The Near Earth Asteroid Rendezvous (NEAR) is the first launch of the Discovery program. The goal is to answer fundamental questions about the nature and orign of near-Earth objects through a close investigation of the asteroid 433 Eros.

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Last modified: Mar 29, 1998