News FocusELECTION 2008

Obama and McCain Are Swept Up in a Surprising Space Race

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Science  12 Sep 2008:
Vol. 321, Issue 5895, pp. 1438-1440
DOI: 10.1126/science.321.5895.1438a

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Space policy may not be on the minds of most Americans, but it's become an important issue in the race for the White House. How did that happen, and what does it mean for President Bush's 2004 vision for exploration?