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Japan has completed its 3-billion-mile mission to collect dust from an asteroid. Photos show the prize falling into Australia like a fireball.


A Japanese spacecraft is about to send a 'treasure box' of asteroid dust plummeting to Earth. Watch the sample return live.


Here are the first pictures from the rovers Japan just landed on an asteroid 280 million km away



Japan hopes to land a spacecraft on an asteroid -- and has successfully begun orbiting it