The Astromaterials Acquisition and Curation Office is responsible for the curation of extraterrestrial samples from NASA's past and future sample return missions. Our mission includes the documentation, preservation, preparation, and distribution of samples
from the Moon, asteroids, comets, the solar wind, and the planet Mars.
Genesis Sample Catalog Updated
The catalog of Genesis solar wind samples has been updated in June 2014. Read More...
Curation Sample Request Deadlines
See sample request deadlines for all collections. Read More...