Ahmadinejad wants to be the first Iranian in space

Should all go according to plan, Iran will send its first astronaut into space by 2020 and put a man on the Moon by 2025. The country certainly appears to be serious; last week they launched a monkey into low orbit and successfully retrieved it (though some now suspect that it was an elaborate hoax — check out these… » 2/05/13 7:20am 2/05/13 7:20am