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Space conference focuses on San Diego and beyond

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SAN DIEGO (CBS 8) - The future of space exploration is taking center stage at the National Space Society's Annual Conference, which is taking place in San Diego.

The conference kicked off Thursday at the Hyatt Hotel in La Jolla.

One of the many experts attending and speaking at the event is Buzz Aldrin, who became the second man to walk on the moon during the Apollo 11 Mission in 1969.

"In the future, I believe that we, a country that knows more about the moon than anyone else, will lead the other countries in their quest to land on the moon," said Aldrin.

The National Space Society's Conference wraps up Monday.

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