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Hayabusa's capsule descends

Hayabusa's capsule descends

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Corby Waste and Tommy Thompson for NASA / JPL-Caltech

Hayabusa's capsule descends
Hayabusa's sample return capsule descends under parachute toward the Woomera desert, Australia.

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