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According to a report by Bloomberg, next month, the mission to Mars might become a reality. An unmanned spacecraft from the U. S. and China are scheduled to reach Mars, where both will dispatch rovers to the frigid surface. While it will be a decade or more before humans travel to the planet, Bloomberg Businessweek reports that both countries are angling for the expertise needed to dominate. Their competition is heating up closer to home, too, as space takes on greater economic and military importance.