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Space tourism could be as close as next year

ABC News (Australia) Published on Feb 25, 2019 Virgin Galactic has successfully flown to space, and Richard Branson sees no reason the price of commercial flights could not be reduced until they have more demand than they can cope with.

Sustainable Tourism: Faculty Insight with Megan Epler Wood

Harvard Extension SchoolPublished on Jul 22, 2013 Tourism is one of the largest global industries. The number of people traveling annually is expected to double from 2010 to 2020. Of course, any trip anyone takes in the world has an … Continue reading

Tourism to Antarctica on the rise

Jason Davis on the future of space tourism

CCTV America Published on Oct 17, 2016 For more on the future of space tourism, CCTV America’s Karina Huber spoke with Jason Davis, digital editor for the Planetary Society in Tucson, Arizona.

Ivory Coast’s empty beaches: Tourism collapses after hotel attack

Al Jazeera English Published on May 14, 2016 The number of tourists visiting Ivory Coast’s beaches has reached an all-time low nearly two months after al-Qaeda fighters killed 19 people at a resort in Bassam. It was the third attack … Continue reading

Cote d’Ivoire looking to revive tourism despite insecurity fears

CCTV Africa Published on May 6, 2016 Cote d’Ivoire is seeking to boost the tourism industry which has taken a hit in recent years due to insecurity fears. Tourism became a key part of Cote d’Ivoire’s economic transformation after years … Continue reading

World’s Most Exotic Tourism Destination? Chernobyl

VOA News Published on Apr 25, 2016 Thirty years after the 1986 Chernobyl explosion, that threatened much of Europe with a radio acticve cloud, the site of the nuclear disaster has become a popular tourism attraction, especially for foreigners. VOA’s … Continue reading

Virgin Galactic Space Tourism – Documentary

Science&Technology 4U Published on Dec 29, 2014 Global Climate Change Environment Ethics Environment Justice

Cote d’ Ivoire tourism: Grand Bassam beachfront desolate after fatal shooting

CCTV Africa Published on Mar 26, 2016 Cote d’ivoire’s popular tourist destinations remain deserted close to two weeks since millitants attacked a hotel and killed 16 people. Another 6 assailants were killed in the attacks. The country has been a … Continue reading

Virgin Galactic Rolls Out Space Tourism Rocket

Associated Press Published on Feb 19, 2016 Virgin Galactic rolled out a new version of its SpaceShipTwo space tourism rocket Friday as it prepares to return to flight testing for the first time since a 2014 accident destroyed the original … Continue reading