Newt’s World – Episode 93: The New Space Race: U.S. vs. China

We are beginning the next great space race. It’s the United States verses China, in a competition to be first to create systems for commercial space travel, the first to establish outposts on the moon, and ultimately the first to colonize other planets. Newt’s guest is Charles Miller, President of NexGen Space.

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NASA’s Space Launch System

Blue Origin



Virgin Galactic

Space Threat

Space Threat Assessment 2019 – Center for Strategic & International Studies

Space Environment: Total Launches by Country – Center for Strategic & International Studies

China’s Pursuit of Space Power Status and Implications for the United States – U.S. China Economic and Security Review Commission


China Maneuvers to Snag Top-Secret Boeing Satellite Technology – The Wall Street Journal

Britain on verge of bidding war with China for bankrupt satellite firm OneWeb – Telegraph

China Makes Historic Landing on ‘Dark Side’ of the Moon –

China Is One Launch Closer to Building Its Own Space Station – Wired

Low Cost Space Travel

Leveraging Ultra Low-Cost Space Access for 21st Century Challenges – Air University Maxwell Air Force Base

SpaceX Flight

NASA, SpaceX to Launch First Astronauts to Space Station from U.S. Since 2011 – NASA

1967 Space Treaty

The 1967 Outer Space Treaty at a Glace – Arms Control Association

The 1967 Outer Space Treaty – NASA