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The Secret History of the Future: Second Wind

The Secret History of the Future: Second Wind

Update: 2019-07-105
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For thousands of years we sailed our cargo across oceans using zero-emission, 100 percent renewable wind. Then we switched to ships that run on oil, creating a global maritime fleet that pumps greenhouse gases into the sky. Could we go back to wind-powered ships by rediscovering a clever nautical innovation that we abandoned a century ago?


 

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Robin Gill

brilliantly interesting episode. great job to all involved

Jul 10th
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The Secret History of the Future: Second Wind

The Secret History of the Future: Second Wind