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Expecting humans to just stop traveling sounds unrealistic, even if it’s to save the planet from climate change. Traveling to other areas and experiencing their cultures and surroundings is still one of the best ways for us to understand others better.
Transport (cars, planes, public transport, shipping, etc.) is Australia’s second-largest source of greenhouse gas emissions. 8% of global greenhouse gas emissions are from tourism activity, according to a study. Even that’s not a very significant number compared to other sources of global greenhouse emissions, right? And right now all around the world, tourism is at an all-time high.
These are things in the traveling and transportation sector that we can do together to act on climate change. To lessen the negative impact of climate change and eventually preserving our and other beings way of life by changing it for the better, we should…
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