The new issue of [The Space Review] begins with Jeff Foust reviewing a recent panel discussion in Washington DC on issues involved in international cooperation in space, especially manned spaceflight activities: [_International partners and NASA’s new direction_].
Dwayne A. Day finds reports of inconsistencies in Buzz Aldrin’s statements regarding Moon vs Mars missions to be exaggerated: [_Moonbuzz_].
Philip Horzempa reports on a cancellation threat to the [Space Interferometry Mission], which could detect earth sized exoplanets: [_SIM and the “ready, aim, aim” syndrome_].
[Jeff Foust reviews] the new book [_The Grand Design_] by Stephen Hawking and Leonard Mlodinow.
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