Can China enter the international space family?

China has become only the third nation in the world to have a manned space program. Photo: Chine

It has often been called a ‘100 billion boondoggle’ – yet it is also unquestionably one of the most successful international programs in human history. The International Space Station (ISS) is just now starting to produce some of the valuable science that was the station’s selling point from the beginning. However, this delay can be attributed to the numerous tragedies, economic woes and other issues that have arisen on a global scale through the course of the station’s construction.(…) Read the rest of Can China enter the international space family? (736 words)

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