U.S. Scientist Says Weapons Ban Would Curb Space Junk

David Wright wants Canada to take the lead on banning weapons in space based on worries about debris from old satellites affecting communications on Earth.

Brian Adeba
Published: Wednesday, 04/04/2007 12:00 am EDT

A scientist with the U.S-based Union of Concerned Scientists has called on Canada to use its position in multilateral fora to push for a ban on the use of weapons in space.

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