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Climate Damage Caused by Growing Space Tourism Needs Urgent Mitigation

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Black carbon (soot) particles emitted by rockets are almost 500 times more efficient at holding heat in the atmosphere than all other sources of soot combined. While the current loss of total ozone due to rockets is small, current growth trends around space tourism indicate potential for future depletion of the upper stratospheric ozone layer.
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Times of India

Growing space tourism worsening climate damage: Study - ​Race for space tourism

The recent race for space tourism by Virgin Galactic, Blue Origin and SpaceX with several rocket launches is causing a bad effect on climate and increasingly contributing to global warming, according to a study. ​Race for space tourism

2 months ago·Mumbai, India
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Growing Space Tourism Worsening Climate Damage: Study | Science & Tech

London:  The recent race for space tourism by Virgin Galactic, Blue Origin and SpaceX with several rocket launches is causing a bad effect on climate and

2 months ago·Bhubaneswar, India
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Growing Space Tourism Worsening Climate Damage: Study | 🔬 LatestLY

The recent race for space tourism by Virgin Galactic, Blue Origin and SpaceX with several rocket launches is causing a bad effect on climate and increasingly contributing to global warming, according to a study. 🔬 Growing Space Tourism Worsening Climate Damage: Study.

2 months ago
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Clean Technica

Climate Damage Caused by Growing Space Tourism Needs Urgent Mitigation

A formidable space tourism industry may have a greater climate effect than the aviation industry and undo repair to the protective ozone layer if left unregulated, according to a new study led by UCL Earth’s Future. Courtesy of UCL. Published today in the journal Earth’s Future, researchers from UCL, the University of Cambridge and Massachusetts Institute […]

2 months ago
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Growing space tourism worsening climate damage: Study

The recent race for space tourism by Virgin Galactic, Blue Origin and SpaceX with several rocket launches is causing a bad effect on climate and increasingly contributing to global warming,...

2 months ago
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Tiredearth | Climate damage caused by growing space tourism needs urgent mitigation

2 months ago
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