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Best of the World: eight sustainable destinations for 2021 and beyond

From carbon-neutral cities in the making to destinations offering a blueprint for sustainable nature and wildlife tourism, these are the pick of the places that aim to safeguard our precious planet’s natural wonders.

Five cities across Europe pushing green initiatives

European cities are on the forefront of innovative, green-minded initiatives for the future. We pick five of the continent's leading lights.

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Eight incredible rewilding projects to stay at in the UK

If you’re keen to get closer to nature, there are an increasing number of places where tourism and rewilding work hand-in-hand to offer up a truly regenerative travel experience.

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Renewable Energy 101

Discover the many benefits to using renewable energy resources, but what is it exactly? From solar to wind, it's the fastest-growing source of energy in the world – and how we can use it to combat climate change. 

The story of Earth's first selfie

On December 24, 1972, a photo of planet Earth from NASA's last Apollo space mission helps mankind realise we're all in this together. Footage from the show "Generation X".

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