October 22, 2021
It’s Time for the Quad to Chart a Bold Course on Space Governance
By Ankit Panda and Benjamin Silverstein
The Quad countries should consult on space situational awareness, conjunction avoidance, and orbital debris issues.
March 04, 2020
Japan’s Space Dream? Cleaning Up the Mess.
By Thisanka Siripala
Japan aims to pioneer the niche market of clearing out space debris.
January 20, 2018
What’s Next for India’s Space Program?
By Rajeswari Pillai Rajagopalan
Despite some notable achievements, challenges remain.
November 21, 2017
Can Japan Clean up Outer Space?
By Mayuko Yatsu
Japan is forging ahead in the increasingly important field of space debris removal.
August 07, 2015
US-China: Civil Space Dialogue
By Joan Johnson-Freese
In civil space cooperation, some realists finally emerge.
March 22, 2014
India and Space Defense
By Amit R. Saksena
Concerned about global trends, India is making progress in building its space defense capabilities.
January 16, 2014
Japan Will Cast a “Magnetic Net” for Space Junk
By J.T. Quigley
JAXA has partnered with a fishing equipment company in an attempt to clean up orbiting debris.
October 02, 2013
No, China Is Not About to Overtake the US in Space
The country’s space program will need sweeping reform before that happens.
September 16, 2013
The Rise of Chinese Space Junk
By Wilson VornDick
Most orbital debris is U.S. or Russian in origin. But China’s space program exacerbates an urgent issue.