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Asian Powers Shoot for the Moon With Orbiting Research Missions

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Science  31 Aug 2007:
Vol. 317, Issue 5842, pp. 1163
DOI: 10.1126/science.317.5842.1163

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TOKYO and NEW DELHI-- They may not be in a space race, but China, India, and Japan are vying to make their marks on planetary science with first-time lunar missions.