Space travel has always been on the minds of man. Since ancient times it has been speculated that going to space would solve many of mankind’s problems. By creating an independent space station or Colonies to live and study in would relieve the pressure on Earth caused by pollution, lack of oxygen, and lack of resources. Unfortunately as Space tourism interest grows so also do the questions surrounding the validity of these Space claims. Is this really the solution to mankind’s Space woes?
As Space tourism grows so also do the environmental concerns surrounding it. As more people start to explore the possibility of going into space we will undoubtedly find more environmental impacts. But what can we do to stop these environmental impacts from turning into a Space problem?