News of the WeekSPACE EXPLORATION

Japan Weighs Moon and Beyond

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Science  01 Apr 2005:
Vol. 308, Issue 5718, pp. 33-34
DOI: 10.1126/science.308.5718.33a

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TOKYO-- Japan's space agency has drawn up a new vision for exploration that includes a crewed space program and a scientific base on the moon. But a second report that examines recent failures suggests that it may already be trying to do more than its sagging budget can handle.