International Affairs

There is no space race

By John M. Logsdon

April 1, 2019

The term has been a handy label since the Apollo era, but a space race is not what’s playing out today between the United States and China. Space analyst John Logsdon offers a more nuanced view of the dynamic and what it might mean in the years ahead.

Decision time for Trump

By Henry Canaday

May 17, 2017

2 leading aerospace journalists analyze the most important decisions facing President Donald Trump's administration

Correcting NASA’s course

By Tom Jones

January 27, 2017

While we should expect a hard look at NASA from his administration, President Donald Trump should give NASA the tools and resources it needs to open space to explorers and commerce.

Carbon Watchers

By Tom Risen

January 27, 2017

Mapping the global distribution of carbon dioxide from orbit