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‘Unforgivable’: NASA is the latest to offend China after calling Taiwan a country – NEWS.com.au

‘Unforgivable’: NASA is the latest to offend China after calling Taiwan a country

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China has erupted at NASA for the unforgivable crime of labelling Taiwan a country.Beijing was incensed after reports that NASA’s “Send your name to Mars” program had the word “Taiwan” in the “Country” option of the application page.
The program gives participants the opportunity to have their names engraved onto microchips that will be sent to Mars on the 2026 mission.
The Chinese government noticed that Taiwan was listed as a separate country on the website’s menu – calling on NASA to “correct…

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