Astronautics Vocabulary

The Astronautics Vocabulary is a glossary of terms that pertain to the science and technology of spaceflight. This alphabetical list can be navigated by clicking on the letters A-Z displayed on this page.

Definition of greenhouse effect

Translation:
effet de serre
Definition:
Heating of the lower layers of the atmosphere due to absorption of the energy radiated by the earth.
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