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Globalizing Space

Cooperation is as prevalent as competition in the new space age. Once a contest of rival governments, space has become a $100 billion industry of global positioning systems, weather forecasting, mapping, and satellite TV and radio. A recent study by Futron ranks the top 10 players in space.

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Article | China plans to conduct its first spacewalk in October. The European Space Agency is building a roving robot to land on Mars. India recently launched a record 10 satellites into space on a single rocket.

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