X-wings, TIE fighters, battle cruisers — don’t pretend these images didn’t come to mind when then President Trump announced the idea of a United States Space Force back in 2018. If there’s ever a century for extraterrestrial dogfights between spacecraft to become reality, it’s this one. We’re only thirty years out from the Cold War […]
There is significant international agreement on some of the consequences we would like to avoid. Preventing large-scale generation of long-lived debris, especially in low earth orbit, is one such consequences of unrestricted anti-satellite warfare that enjoys wide support.