This image taken on June 24, 2018 and provided by the Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) shows the Ryugu asteroid. Photo: AP

Japan space explorer arrives at asteroid, 280 million km from Earth, to search origin of life

Probe will make three landings on asteroid to collect rock samples to try and find clues about the development of the solar system and the origin of life

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This image taken on June 24, 2018 and provided by the Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) shows the Ryugu asteroid. Photo: AP
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