Predicting the Unique Shape of Craters on Asteroid (16) Psyche

Asteroid (16) Psyche, the objective of NASA’s Psyche mission to be launched in summer 2022, is likely to be a world completely different from any we explored. It may be essentially a naked planetesimal core (although with perhaps a veneer of mantle materials, see Elkins-Tanton et al. [2020]). What landforms are we going […]