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Friday, October 6, 2000



Celebrating First World Space Week

The UN General Assembly has declared that World Space Week will be celebrated between October 4-10 every year, beginning with this year 2000. Its primary goal will be to increase "awareness among decision makers and civil society of the benefits of the peaceful uses of space sciences and technology for sustainable development." Twenty-seven countries will participate in Space Week. The theme this year is 'The Space Millennium Begins'.

- posted by Alex @ 15:41 EST