A Greener Way To Get Into Space: The Bloon

August 18, 2011 by  
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Images credit Bloon Rockets can be dirty things, spewing perchlorates and other wastes. Even when they burn hydrogen and oxygen, there is a huge carbon footprint to liquifying the stuff. The Virgin Galactic will be running on a pretty clean fuel but isn’t perfect. The Bloon may be the cleanest and greenest way to get close to space. It’s a giant balloon that will take passengers 36 km up at a leisurely pace…. Read the full story on TreeHugger

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A Greener Way To Get Into Space: The Bloon

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