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October 2021
The Future is Electric
by National Geographic
Transport is undergoing a big change. And it's happening fast.
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A green revolution in travel has begun. Modern battery-powered cars are selling fast – and zero emission planes are coming. 

It's a big bet, but many are making it. In this special issue of National Geographic, our reporters go inside the industry that is revolutionising the machines that move us.

Also in the October 2021 edition of National Geographic:

Pollution's grim beauty
Creatures of the night sea
Polar expeditions at the extreme
Angelina Jolie and bees


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