Orion spacecraft makes final swoop of moon and heads home to Earth

NASA’s Orion capsule has made one final swoop around the moon on its way back home – taking in a couple of Apollo landing sites en route.

The capsule passed within 80 miles of the far side of the moon, using lunar gravity as a slingshot for the 237,000-mile (381,414km) journey back to Earth.

It has spent a week
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