SpaceX capsule splashes down

October 25, 2014 9:33 PM

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​​A SpaceX Dragon capsule splashed down in the Pacific Ocean today to complete a five-week resupply mission to the International Space Station that launched last month from Cape Canaveral.

The Dragon returned home with nearly 3,300 pounds of equipment and science experiment samples. No other spacecraft flying today can return as much cargo to Earth.

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