Are we entering a new space race? This month, Japan aims to land a probe on the moon’s south pole. If it’s successful, it would be the fifth nation ever to conduct a successful moon landing. Just months earlier, India became the fourth. Is the next generation of the space race heating up, and what will it mean for democratic access to space?
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