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The government, and particularly NASA, has a role to play in developing and disseminating new technologies. The National Aeronautics and Space Act of 1958 directs NASA to preserve the role of the United States as a leader in aeronautical and space science and technology. 11 As discussed in the preceding section, the government civil space program and its partners in the commercial sector have a track record of demonstrating that sound investments produce tangible products and capabilities downstream.
Pp. 5-11). S. civil space activities. 7).
Leadership in space. 1). And it is home to life as we know it now and in the foreseeable future. However, humankind, by virtue of its numbers and its use of energy, now threatens the planet that supports its very existence: for example, by affecting climate and exhausting resources. Proper stewardship of Earth is thus an urgent responsibility of all people. While everyone, from individuals to countries, must be better stewards of planet Earth, the committee believes that the United States, as a global leader, bears a special responsibility to share its expertise and the knowledge and understanding it develops on how best to care for the planet.
America's Future in Space - Aligning the Civil Space Pgm. w. National Needs - NRC