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Vesta, the key to the
origins of the Solar System

NEWS: news articles by the website Media INAF of the Italian National Institute for Astrophysics and by the Italian Space Agency on the results described in Turrini et al. (Icarus, 2016) (http://www.inaf.it/en/inaf-news/alien-olivine-on-vesta and http://www.asi.it/it/news/olivina-aliena-su-vesta).

The asteroid 4 Vesta. Image credits: NASA/JPL-Caltech/UCLA/PSI/MPS/DLR/IDA.
The asteroid 4 Vesta. Image credits: NASA/JPL-Caltech/UCLA/PSI/MPS/DLR/IDA.
H map on the surface of Vesta. Image credits: NASA/JPL-Caltech/UCLA/PSI/MPS/DLR/IDA.
Jovian Early Bombardment on Vesta. Image credits: Diego Turrini (INAF-IAPS).
Thermal evolution of Vesta. Image credits: Michelangelo Formisano (INAF-IAPS).

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