Like All Else, Space Exploration Goes Global

THE skies could get crowded in 2007. This time around it’s not just a space race between the United States and the Soviet Union. New countries, and some rich people, will make it more of a space roller derby.

Topics Politics Iraq Judiciary Russia Money Food Books Technology Frontiers Media World Opinion Expect developments from China, which has planned an orbital flight and spacewalk for 2007, and India, which has scheduled an unmanned lunar mission for next year. Both nations are hungry for the kind of international science cred that comes with being a spacefaring nation.

Click for complete article


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: