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Asteroid lutetia: Primitive body from solar system’s planet-forming period

The European Space Agency’s Rosetta spacecraft has revealed asteroid Lutetia to be a primitive body, left over as the planets were forming in our Solar System. Results from Rosetta’s fleeting flyby also suggest that this mini-world tried to grow a metal heart.

Quoted from Asteroid lutetia: Primitive body from solar system’s planet-forming period on ScienceDaily: Top News

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