After a spate of horrifying accidents, fear of flying is on the up. A one-day workshop near Paris' Charles de Gaulle airport is using simulators and psychologists to help nervous passengers-- explaining that flying is one of the safest forms of travel.
Wearing gas masks and designer dresses, models parade down a catwalk against a backdrop of polluted, rubbish-strewn paddy fields in central Indonesia, a colourful condemnation of the fashion industry's role in causing environmental devastation
Solar Impulse 2 landed early Tuesday in China, the world's biggest carbon emitter, completing the fifth leg of its landmark global circumnavigation powered solely by the sun.
Solar Impulse 2, the Swiss solar-powered aircraft, lands in China's Chongqing airport early morning on Wednesday after a 22.5-hour flight from Myanmar, the fifth flight of a landmark journey to circumnavigate the globe powered solely by the sun. (Cover photo: Xinhua)