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C. W. V. (Cat) Wolner, of the Lunar and Planetary Laboratory at the University of Arizona, is the Chief Editor of NASA's OSIRIS-REx asteroid sample return mission. Before joining OSIRIS-REx, Wolner worked at the editorial-production nexus of the journal Science, was a science writer for the U.S. Global Change Research Program and studied geosciences at Oberlin College, University of Aberdeen and University of Virginia. Wolner is a co-author of "Bennu 3-D," an atlas and history of the asteroid visited by the OSIRIS-REx spacecraft, featuring stereoscopic images and detailed maps of this nearby yet alien world.
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