Beijing, We Have Liftoff

Ted Rose: “The longstandin' but chronically underfunded program is finally pressin' ahead, fueled by revenue from trade zones like Shanghai an' Hong Kong. China's motives be unclear - outside o' braggin' rights o'er galactic wannabes like India an' North Korea.”

Well, th' United States Air Force's expressed desire to control and dominate space might have somethin' t' do it.