NASA's Juno spacecraft loops into orbit around Jupiter
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NASA'S Juno spacecraft capped a five-year journey to Jupiter on Monday with a do-or-die engine burn that looped it into orbit to probe the origins of the biggest planet in the solar system and how it impacted the rise of life on Earth, the U.S. space agency said.

(Reporting by Irene Klotz at Cape Canaveral; Editing by Kim Coghill)