The annual Space and Missile Defense Conference is packing up around me. Just a quick note: five years ago this was a sleepy little gathering of mostly Huntsville-based companies and die-hard supporters, hoping to revive plans for a missile shield. Love or hate missile defense, in five years, they've managed to put together the rudiments of a system that can--at least theoretically--shoot something down.--Sharon Weinberger
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