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From a Space Station in Argentina, China Expands Its Reach in Latin America

[unable to retrieve full-text content] Our correspondent went to the deserts of Patagonia to examine how China secured its new base, a symbol of its growing clout in the region. Source: NYT > World

As Trump pushes Space Force, support quietly builds for ‘Space Guard’

Forget President Donald Trump’s Space Force. What the U.S. may need more is a Coast Guard for space. Trump wants a stand-alone branch of the military — co-equal with the Army, Navy and Air Force — to ensure “dominance in space” and [...]

How Trump’s ‘Space Force’ Could Set Off a Dangerous Arms Race

“When it comes to defending America, it is not enough to merely have an American presence in space,” President Donald Trump said Monday as he announced the creation of a new “Space Force” to protect U.S. interests and assets in space. [...]
Trump’s NASA Administrator Brings Fresh New ‘No Science’ Agenda To Space Agency
At least he has wings on his lapel. That should count for something. Donald Trump’s record of finding the Best People for government jobs continued this week: Thursday, the Senate confirmed Jim Bridenstine, a US congressman from Oklahoma, [...]
Space war could come before Trump’s ‘space force’
04/06/2018 07:03 AM EDT By Bryan Bender [...]
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Space war is coming — and the U.S. is not ready
War is coming to outer space, and the Pentagon warns it is not yet ready, following years of underinvesting while the military focused on a host of threats on Earth. Russia and China are years ahead of the United States in developing [...]
Belgian Man Convicted of ‘Sexism in the Public Space,’ a First
Sexism, according to the law, is defined as “every gesture or deed” that is “clearly meant to express contempt of a person based on sex,” or considers a person inferior based on sex, or reduces a person solely to a sexual dimension, [...]
Trump’s Plan To Privatize International Space Station Worst Idea Since Vogon Poetry Festival
Also, the “For Sale” ad on Craigslist is full of typos. Space is big. Really big. You just won’t believe how vastly, hugely, mindbogglingly big it is. I mean, you may think Donald Trump’s stupidity is vast and galaxy-spanning, but that’s [...]
Art Looted by Nazis Gets a New Space at the Louvre. But Is It Really Home?
“Museums have really undergone a cultural revolution,” said Corinne Bouchoux, a former senator who wrote a 2013 report on France’s handling of looted artwork. “We’ve gone from an era where these paintings were either hidden [...]