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Taking the Galactic Census

How do we benefit from space?

How do we benefit from space?

Cool and exciting science? Big deal! What's the pay-off for me?

This cartoon explains some of the surprising spin-offs and economic benefits of space technology.

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This cartoon is part of a series following one man and his cat as they learn about space, created by Angel Eye Media and the Gaia team in Cambridge. Narrated by Dara O Briain. You may download this cartoon in a range of formats from

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Page last updated: 07 November 2018