Environmentally Friendly Flying – Science and logic assist!

Seriously cool and obvious science.
We hear about airlines trialling bio fuels in efforts to lower the carbon footprint resulting from flight. Now we see that growing lucern around your runway also helps! South Australian airport is leading the way with this new research which is ready sow and reap! When you think about it the sense is blindingly obvious. Tarmac is a heat sink, forests are cool.

Airport crop lowers runway temperatures

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