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Should we stop flying and live in a "Hundred Mile Habitat ...

www.treehugger.com/travel/should-we-stop-flying-and-live-hundred-mile-habitat.html

Mar 25, 2013 ... TreeHugger founder Graham Hill likes to travel, and gets taken to task for his carbon footprint. Should he be?

Should we stop worrying about the environmental impact of flying ...

www.theguardian.com/environment/blog/2013/jan/31/flying-environmental-impact-stop-worrying

Jan 31, 2013 ... Gazzard, a board member of the Aviation Environment Federation ... infrastructure to cater for 100% of the demand growth that CCC said was possible under the UK cap. ... that by 2050 we will all be living in such a carbon- constrained world ... ("I can fly because the emissions caused by my flight mean that .....

How Far Can We Get Without Flying? by Peter Kalmus — YES ...

www.yesmagazine.org/issues/life-after-oil/how-far-can-we-get-without-flying-20160211

Feb 11, 2016 ... When a climate scientist decided to stop flying to cut his carbon ... I know climate activists who fly a hundred thousand miles per year. ... We've come to see flying as an inalienable right, a benefit of 21st-century living that we ...

After Earth: Why, Where, How, and When We Might Leave Our ...

www.popsci.com/science/article/2011-02/after-earth-why-where-how-and-when-we-might-leave-our-home-planet

Mar 16, 2011 ... We know that in two billion years or so, an expanding sun will boil away our ... thousand mile-wide asteroids that hurtle across our orbital path will eventually ... " If we humans want to survive for hundreds of thousands or millions of .... If the next planet doesn't have a suitable environment, colonists coul...

Every Time You Fly, You Trash The Planet — And There's No Easy ...

fivethirtyeight.com/features/every-time-you-fly-you-trash-the-planet-and-theres-no-easy-fix/

Jan 2, 2015 ... When the latest international Climate Conference wrapped up in ... and more than the annual emissions of an average person living in .... “Flight is the most carbon-intensive activity that we can do,” said ... Carbon dioxide released into the atmosphere today can stick around for a hundred years, and it can't .....

Bald Eagle Facts: Students' Questions and Experts' Answers

www.learner.org/jnorth/www/critters/eagle/826572782.html

Q. How fast and how far can a bald eagle fly when flying for 30 minutes? ... " memory" of the landscapes in their lives, as they easily move 50 - 100 miles in a winter day in search of food. ... We check all of our nests each year when we climb up to band the eaglets, especially ... Q. In what kind of habitats do bald eagles l...

How the unflappable albatross can travel 10,000 miles in a single ...

www.independent.co.uk/environment/nature/how-the-unflappable-albatross-can-travel-10000-miles-in-a-single-journey-8945618.html

Nov 17, 2013 ... Environment · Nature. How the unflappable albatross can travel 10,000 miles in a single journey ... They recorded the birds flying at speeds of up to 67mph using a 'dynamic ... while flying into the wind, then turning and swooping along for up to 100 metres. ... Albatrosses can live to 60 years and beyond.

Birds That Migrate Thousands of Miles With Nary a Stop - The New ...

www.nytimes.com/2010/05/25/science/25migrate.html

May 24, 2010 ... Other species of birds can fly several thousand miles nonstop on their migrations, .... By flying over the open ocean, they continue to avoid predators. ... “I hope we have these birds to study 100 years from now,” Dr. Piersma said. ... Living. Automobiles · Crossword · Food · Education · Fas...

Getting There Greener - Union of Concerned Scientists

www.ucsusa.org/sites/default/files/legacy/assets/documents/clean_vehicles/greentravel_report.pdf

Figure 5: Carbon Footprint of Driving to Airport for Nonstop Flight vs. .... impact on the environment, ..... way we live and travel, making carbon count as part of .... can emit 100 pounds of CO2 for every mile they travel; ... into the air, as well as to safely land it and bring it to a stop. Takeoff, landing, and ground operations ...

Can Climate Scientists Make A Difference by Not Flying? | Climate ...

www.climatecentral.org/news/climate-scientists-flying-18864

Apr 7, 2015 ... And if air travel by climate scientists were a city, it would be a one-stoplight outpost. ... “We're trying to support a change in culture. ... two and a half times the annual emissions of the average person living in India. ... per event or about the equivalent of driving the 40 miles from Ogden, Utah to Salt Lake C...