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Why the new space race must focus on sustainability

'More than 60 countries currently operate at least one satellite and an estimated 16,000 new satellites are planned for launch in the next decade' Image: REUTERS/Michaela Rehle

Brian Weeden

Director, Programme Planning, Secure World Foundation

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