Marc Boucher: February 2010 Archives

Moon Dreams - The Americans may still go to the moon before the Chinese, The Economist

"WHEN America's space agency, NASA, announced its spending plans in February, some people worried that its cancellation of the Constellation moon programme had ended any hopes of Americans returning to the Earth's rocky satellite. The next footprints on the lunar regolith were therefore thought likely to be Chinese. Now, though, the private sector is arguing that the new spending plan actually makes it more likely America will return to the moon."

President Obama Live

President Obama will speak live at 5:15 pm ET with the crew on the space station. Tune in to NASA TV to watch.



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