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A vision of the future

Duration: 05:08

Peter Snow previews the International Space Station (ISS) in 1998 at the start of the project. This report quotes a predicted amount of time and money for the ISS's construction that proved to be highly optimistic. The ISS has cost around $100 billion and taken 13 years to build.

Available since: Fri 20 May 2011


Peter Snow
David Coleman
Executive Producer
Brian Lapping

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The World in 1998

Peter Snow presents a preview of events over the coming year, predicting what will occur.

First broadcast: 31 Dec 1997

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