China’s secretive space program threatens NASA’s dominance
"China is NASA’s biggest rival in space exploration with plans to land 'taikonauts' on the Moon by 2036 and Mars thereafter. Along the way, President Xi Jinping hopes the space missions will spawn a wave of Chinese innovation in robotics, aviation and artificial intelligence, among other leading 21st-century technologies."
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