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All Aboard the Space Station

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Science  27 Oct 1995:
Vol. 270, Issue 5236, pp. 571
DOI: 10.1126/science.270.5236.571a


Toulouse, France—Europe's space ministers have cobbled together a set of agreements for funding Europe's $3.5 billion share of the International Space Station. A big loser in the wheelingand dealing is Europe's thriving space science program: It will be cut by up to 15% in real terms over the next 5 years.