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Eastern space politics meets Western space business
The US space programme needs to turn to private entrepreneurs to fund its astronauts, or face being overtaken by China.
Last updated: 07 Jul 2012 15:09 GMT
Atlantis touches down for last landing
Four astronauts on final NASA space shuttle mission end voyage successfully at Kennedy Space Center.
Last updated: 21 Jul 2011 06:05 GMT
Obama lays out Nasa space vision
President tells Nasa that US will send astronauts into Mars orbit by the mid-2030s.
Last updated: 16 Apr 2010 05:43 GMT
Nasa faces journey into the unknown
Former astronauts criticise move to reorganise US space exploration programme.
Last updated: 15 Apr 2010 02:14 GMT
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World powers react to the Bitcoin boom
Currency's value crashed after China forbade its banks from Bitcoin transactions.
Illustrating South Africa's injustice
Political cartoonist Jonathan Shapiro talks about being a thorn in the side of his country's ruling elite.
Ethiopia and Eritrea: Brothers at war no more
New internal and external dynamics are shaping the relations between the two countries.
Identity and Exile
Al Jazeera's Matthew Cassel examines why so many American Jews defend Israeli policies regardless of the issue or cost.
Mandela: The father of the Rainbow Nation
We asked South Africans to reflect on what Madiba meant to them. Hover over the mosaic to see the responses.
Life and times of Nelson Mandela
Trace the life of the former South African president, from humble beginnings as a cattle-boy to a revered leader.
In Pictures: Johannesburg celebrates Mandela
As officials from around the world attended his funeral average South Africans gathered in Johannesburg.
In Pictures: Koung Jor Shan refugee camp
Shan New Year celebrated for first time in Koung Jor Shan refugee camp.
In Pictures: Kiev's protesters
Demonstrators have occupied several buildings in Ukraine's capital, using them as bases for their struggle.
Two years since the start of the uprising, rebels and Assad's forces remain locked in conflict.
An in-depth look at Egypt's ongoing political crisis.
News, features, opinions and picture galleries from the world's largest democracy.
Egypt campus: The people versus the regime - again
Talking Turkey: Orientalism strikes back
The favelados uprising : The truth about Brazilian protests
Guantanamo's secretive review boards
The 'long journey' to Palestine
FARC may have the answer to Colombia's drug woes
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