ARM: Asteroid Retrieval Mission (
CLASS: Center for Lunar and Asteroid Surface Science (
EPO: Education and Public Outreach
EVA: Extra-Vehicular Activity
FSI: Florida Space Institute (
HEOMD: Human Exploration and Operations Mission Directorate (
KSC: Kennedy Space Center (
MSFC: Marshall Space Flight Center (
NEA: Near-Earth Asteroid
SSERVI: Solar System Exploration Research Virtual Institute (
SMD: Science Mission Directorate (
UCF: University of Central Florida (
UF: University of Florida (

Meteorite: a small piece of an extraterrestrial body, such as an asteroid, that has fallen to the Earth’s surface from space.
Regolith: layer of course material and fine dust that coats the rough, rocky bodies of the Solar System.