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Japan’s Hayabusa-2 probe brings rare asteroid samples back to Earth

Japan’s Hayabusa-2 probe brings rare asteroid samples back to Earth

Japan space agency officials on Sunday welcomed the arrival of rare asteroid samples on Earth after they were collected by the Hayabusa2 spacecraft during an unprecedented mission.In a streak of light...

NASA spacecraft sent asteroid debris in successful sampling

NASA spacecraft sent asteroid debris in successful sampling

NASA's OSIRIS-REx spacecraft crushed stones and sent debris flying when it briefly touched an asteroid, strong evidence that samples have been collected for return to Earth, officials said Wednesday.S...