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Asteroid approach, Science operations begin!
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post Dec 10 2018, 06:45 PM
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News conference ready to start in fifteen minutes. (2pm EST December 10th)

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post Yesterday, 02:24 AM
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QUOTE (Holder of the Two Leashes @ Dec 10 2018, 12:45 PM) *
News conference ready to start in fifteen minutes. (2pm EST December 10th)

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The AGU link has expired but it is available on Youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WRCzK8uZvoY
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Here are a few images from the press briefing materials shared yesterday, including a color MapCam portrait. If you break the MapCam view down into its channels, you can see that they didn't reproject the images before combining them into an RGB product -- there's evident rotation of the asteroid between red, green, and blue channels. They're also massively stretched. Can any of you image processing sorcerers do a better job with the image processing and maybe create a nice color portrait of Bennu?
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post Yesterday, 06:58 PM
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This is the best I can do -- please someone here do better than me so I don't have to post this garbage on my website tongue.gif
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post Today, 12:18 AM
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Here's a mediocre effort of my own, Emily laugh.gif

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