#NoFly Walking the Talk on Climate Change

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dc.contributor.author Hendy, Shaun en
dc.date.accessioned 2019-11-21T03:57:37Z en
dc.date.issued 2019 en
dc.identifier.isbn 1988587050 en
dc.identifier.isbn 9781988587059 en
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/2292/49009 en
dc.description.abstract By avoiding planes for a year, I found that I had cut my carbon dioxide emissions from travel to just over 1 tonne. This was a reduction of 95 per cent from my 2017 carbon footprint from travel. It felt good. What happens when a leading New Zealand scientist (and frequent traveller) rules out flying for a year? From overnight buses to epic train journeys, Shaun Hendy’s experiences speak to our desire to do something – anything – in the face of growing climate anxiety. #NoFly confronts the hard questions of one person’s attempt ‘to adapt’. Was this initiative merely symbolic? Did it compromise his work, his life? And has it left him feeling more optimistic that we can, indeed, reach a low-emissions future? en
dc.description.uri https://catalogue.library.auckland.ac.nz/permalink/f/t37c0t/uoa_alma21304785930002091 en
dc.publisher Bridget Williams Books en
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dc.rights.uri https://researchspace.auckland.ac.nz/docs/uoa-docs/rights.htm en
dc.subject Science en
dc.title #NoFly Walking the Talk on Climate Change en
dc.type Book en
dc.rights.holder Copyright: The author en
pubs.author-url https://books.google.co.nz/books?id=RZa4DwAAQBAJ en
pubs.publication-status Published en
dc.rights.accessrights http://purl.org/eprint/accessRights/RestrictedAccess en
pubs.subtype Book en
pubs.elements-id 784995 en
pubs.org-id Science en
pubs.org-id Physics en
pubs.record-created-at-source-date 2019-11-21 en


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