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Will China Blast Past America In Space?

In this month’s Foreign Policy, John Hickman contemplates a Chinese annexation of the moon You might be asking: Why on God’s green Earth would Beijing want to colonize the moon? The crazy thing is that, if one...

China Bans Firm from Selling Land on the Moon – AFP

From AFP: …The company, Lunar Embassy to China, had sold a total of 49 acres (20 hectares) to 34 customers before authorities acted, Xinhua news agency said… In 2005 the company had its business licence revoked and was fined 50,000 yuan (6,450 dollars) by commerce authorities. It sued but the court ruled against the firm… […]

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