The US military is one of the most important entities in terms of developing space infrastructure that has global repercussions. Perhaps the most obvious example…View More What impact does US military space infrastructure have on global society?
The more one becomes familiar with space, the more one realizes what a varied subject it is. There are space lawyers, space artists, space social…View More How does one go about becoming a space archaeologist?
Africa receives less attention than other regions in discussions of the global space sector. But there is significant activity, as exemplified by the Square Kilometre…View More What is happening in the space sector in Ghana?
Space business tends to be concentrated in a few key markets. But technological improvements are leading to geographic diversification. Other countries are starting to play…View More What role does New Zealand play in the global space sector?
Is it important to keep our nighttime skies dark? There has been significant debate lately about this topic, spurred by the growth of satellite constellations.…View More Why should we keep our nighttime skies dark?
It used to be that space missions were carried out by large governments. During the Cold War, Washington and Moscow led humanity’s engagement with space.…View More What is happening in the space sector in Taiwan?
There is much buzz in the news nowadays about sustainability in low Earth orbit (LEO). With the rise of megaconstellations, fears of space debris and…View More How should we sustainably govern low Earth orbit?
There is growing concern about the militarization of space. Oftentimes, discussions about this topic focus on the larger space powers – the United States, Russia,…View More How should Australia respond to space militarization?
There is renewed interest nowadays in space mining. There was similar interest in space mining during the Cold War, when international agreements were developed to…View More How do international laws regulate space mining?
Australia played a central role in space exploration in the early years of the Space Age. Some argue there has been a lull since then…View More How should Australia participate in space exploration?