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Cutting down on carbon: British travel company launches 'responsible' flight-free trip about the world

The National 17 Jun 2021
While seeing the world may broaden the mind, planes gobble up a tremendous amount of fuel and emit carbon dioxide, contributing to climate change ... Around the world in 80 days - via train and cargo ship ... "And, with a nod to Phileas we’ve decided to cross the oceans not by plane, but by modern day cargo ships.".
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Cutting down on carbon: British travel company launches 'responsible' flight-free trip around the world

The National 17 Jun 2021
While seeing the world may broaden the mind, planes gobble up a tremendous amount of fuel and emit carbon dioxide, contributing to climate change ... Around the world in 80 days - via train and cargo ship ... "And, with a nod to Phileas we’ve decided to cross the oceans not by plane, but by modern day cargo ships.".
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Shipwrecks found in S'pore waters: Other key discoveries

Straits Times 17 Jun 2021
Holding a wealth of Chinese ceramics, the ships were found in the waters near Pedra Branca in 2016 ... The plane has yet to be found, but more headway has been made with the ships - based on historical records, archaeologists have managed to narrow down their identities to a few coal-carrying British vessels.
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Rolls-Royce outlines plans for net zero emissions by 2050

Metro USA 17 Jun 2021
LONDON (Reuters) – Britain’s Rolls-Royce, which makes engines for planes and ships, outlined plans to head towards a net zero emissions by 2050 by ensuring its aero engines ...
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All Rolls-Royce engines to operate with 100% sustainable fuels by 2023

The National 17 Jun 2021
Rolls-Royce, which makes engines for planes and ships, plans to achieve net zero emissions by 2050 by ensuring all of its aircraft engines can run on sustainable aviation fuels (SAFs) and by decarbonising all new products ... While the company’s plane engines spent 60 per cent less ...
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Essays on Faith: My favorite Father's Day

The Oneida Daily Dispatch 17 Jun 2021
Father’s Day is June 20 ... 16. The first man I ever loved was born on this day in 1915 ... Still, sometimes, on Saturday, when my friend, Carol, and I went to a matinee at the local theater, they showed those awful newsreels about the war and, as I watched Japanese planes crash onto one of our ships, killing American men, I worried so about my daddy ... ....
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Witnessing progress on the road to adventure

China Daily 17 Jun 2021
"Travel makes one modest. You see what a tiny place you occupy in the world.". Nineteenth century French novelist Gustave Flaubert wrote that, and he lived before the invention of the car ... Sure, we've got ships that can cross oceans, planes that shrink the world and trains that streak across the land ... However, here in lays the first issue ... And? ... .
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Renewables Are the Cornerstone of Decarbonization, Report Says

Treehugger 17 Jun 2021
Some of the reductions, the group said, will come “from technologies that are currently at the demonstration or prototype phase.” The IEA also advocates for a marked increase in the production of biofuels to power modes of transportation, including planes and ships, the ...
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Vintage World War II aircraft will be on view in Niagara Falls

The Buffalo News 16 Jun 2021
The Commemorative Air Force, based in Fort Worth, Tex., will exhibit five planes at Niagara Falls International Airport from June 30 through July 5 ... The government intended to sell the plane to France, but Adolf Hitler canceled that plan by conquering France before the plane could be shipped.
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What We Know About Alaska’s Recent Series of Fatal Flight Collisions

ProPublica 16 Jun 2021
(There was one fatal midair collision involving a for-hire sightseeing plane in Idaho last year, but it flew under the Federal Aviation Administration’s regulations typically meant for private aircraft.) ... All seven people on both planes were killed ... Both planes were carrying passengers from the Royal Princess cruise ship.
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EU: Protect Lives on Central Mediterranean Route

Human Rights Watch 16 Jun 2021
To avoid responsibility for rescue, the EU since March 2019 has withdrawn ships from areas where unseaworthy boats carrying migrants and refugees are most likely to be. Planes coordinated by Frontex, the EU’s external border agency, and Operation Irini, an EU military mission, ...
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All-electric ‘flying ferries’ will zip passengers to France in 40 minutes

Metro UK 16 Jun 2021
The all-electric ‘flying ferries’ could be in the air by 2028 (PA). Forget a five-hour ferry to cross the Channel to France, in the future you’ll be able to hop aboard an all-electric ‘Seaglider... The firm said the part-ship, part-plane may reduce sailing times between Portsmouth and France from five hours by conventional ferry to 40 minutes ... MORE ... .
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Shipping & aviation ministries sign pact to develop water aerodromes for new seaplane routes

The Times of India 15 Jun 2021
The Union aviation and shipping ministries on Tuesday signed an MoU to develop sea plane services in India. While the shipping ministry ...
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ESA helps Europe boost secure connectivity

SpaceDaily 15 Jun 2021
... 90% of the world's trade that travels on ships and monitoring their environment .
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My Take: Climate change will disrupt more than you think

The Holland Sentinel 15 Jun 2021
Old Joe. Practical Joe. Recently I read an article online about Joe speaking at a military installation. His topic was climate change and its importance to the military ... This is not the first time I have heard this either ... These bases don’t just serve ships ... When these bases are flooded, the planes can be moved. The ships? Well, not so easy, I fear.
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