1 March 2010

The Growing Threat of Space Debris

Samuel Black

Samuel Black is a research associate at the Henry L. Stimson Center.
Previously, he was a research assistant at the Center for Defense...


Yousaf Butt

Butt is a research professor and scientist-in-residence at the James Martin Center for Nonproliferation...

The danger to orbiting satellites from space debris has been known for decades, yet accidents and intentional antisatellite weapon tests still pose serious threats. Better rules are needed to govern increasingly busy near-Earth space.