A New Space Race?
While astronauts and even a robot or two get all the fan mail, many space-faring countries are putting more money and energy into their military programs than into their civilian ones.
SOURCES: James Oberg; Futron's 2009 Space Competitiveness Index; MilsatMagazine.com; RIA Novosti | BY Patterson Clark -- The Washington Post - July 18, 2009
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