China’s Long March to the Moon - MyMoon

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CHINA’S LONG MARCH TO THE MOON

I've been a bit behind in linking to LPI scientist Paul Spudis' blog entries. Here is a post from January regarding Chinese ambitions for lunar exploration.

Controversy quickly followed astonishment with the recent release of a white paper outlining China’s intentions in space. Sparking particular buzz from the Internet was a statement about human lunar missions being an objective for future Chinese space efforts. That statement drew comment ranging from sophisticated to simplistic, yet in my opinion, most of the discussion to date neglects the essential point of what this means to humanity’s future in space. Read more.

COMMUNITY COMMENTS:

Dennis M J M.

Tuesday Feb-14-2012

why does china seem to get all the good space press now-a-days while we seem to be fighting tooth and nail just to keep from having every program cut ? Drats! Hopefully Richard or Elon get there first... or we all start playing together ;p


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