Tucson Festival of Books

The Wonders of Bennu


The authors of "Bennu 3-D" share the story of OSIRIS-REx and Bennu through vivid descriptions and extraordinary photos. Listeners and readers of the book will feel like they are right there exploring along with the scientists.


Panelists
Carina Bennett

Carina A. Bennett is a project manager and software engineer in the Lunar and Planetary Laboratory at the University of Arizona. She holds a Bachelor of Arts in media arts and creative writing, a Bachelor of Science in computer science, and a Master of Science in computer science from the University of Arizona as well as a Master of Fine Arts in Film Production from the University of Iowa....

Dante Lauretta

Dante S. Lauretta is a Regents Professor in the Lunar and Planetary Laboratory at the University of Arizona in Tucson, Ariz. He holds a Bachelor of Science in mathematics and physics and a Bachelor of Arts in East Asian Studies from the University of Arizona....

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Cat Wolner

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....


Book:
Bennu 3-D
Anatomy of an Asteroid
Carina Bennett, Dante Lauretta, Cat Wolner
Science / Medicine / Technology
University of Arizona Press
July 2023
ISBN 9780816551767
208 pages
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