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Groundbreaking all-electric plane takes first flight | Lifestyle [Video]

In a significant step toward air travel without carbon emissions, an all-electric plane took off for its first test flight on Tuesday, 27 September.The prototype accomplished the milestone eight-minute flight after taking off from Washington states Grant County International Airport, reaching 3,500ft according to the Seattle Times.Built by Eviation, a sustainable travel startup, the aircraft can travel up to 250 miles and carry nine passengers.This footage, released by Eviation, shows Alice in action.Click here to sign up for our newsletters.

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Sustainability and Study Abroad-Episode 1: Sustainable Travel Tips [Video]

In this session, Dr. Suzanne Willever, Associate Director, Academics and Outreach at Education Abroad and Overseas Campuses, and Rebecca Collins, Director of Sustainability at Temple discuss the complementary goals of study abroad and sustainability. You’ll learn about: – Temple’s climate action plan- The impact of travel on climate change- The benefits of travel for tourism- Actions you can take to travel more sustainably while enhancing your study abroad experience

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Conde Nast Traveler celebrates global anniversaries with special print editions [Video]

Conde Nast Traveler is celebrating global anniversaries by releasing special print editions called “The Future of Travel.” Deputy global editorial director Jesse Ashlock joins “CBS Mornings” to share what space tourism might look like, how travelers are looking for sustainable adventures and the development of floating cities.