Duration: 30 minutes
Europe has big ambitions in space, but its budget is dwarfed by that of NASA and its record is weaker.
In a special Hardtalk programme Stephen Sackur is at the European Space Agency in Paris - a city rich in history - to get a glimpse of the future. He asks the Director-General Jean-Jacques Dordain if space is a giant leap too far for the Europeans.
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