BBC Crowd Science: How Bad is Flying for the Planet?

PODCAST - 04 December 2016 Jens Borken-Kleefeld


IIASA researcher Jens Borken-Kleefeld spoke to the BBC radio show Crowd Science about the impact that airplane travel has on climate change. Recent work by Borken-Kleefeld and colleagues has calculated the climate impact of trips, comparing different modes of travel. Read more>>

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This story aired on the BBC's Crowd Science on 4 December 2016

About the researcher

Jens Borken-Kleefeld is a researcher in the IIASA Air Pollution and Greenhouse Gases Program. He applies his research to the transport sector, focusing on finding solutions to reduce its impact on air quality and climate. More>>


Jens Borken-Kleefeld

Senior Research Scholar Pollution Management Research Group - Energy, Climate, and Environment Program

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