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This Is What Happens to Uneaten Plane Food After Landing

RD.COM Advice Travel Aureliy/Getty Images The answer may surprise you. After taking out your neck pillow and getting comfortable in your seat (while knowing the proper etiquette around reclining your airplane seat, of course), it’s time to relax. You’ve already heard the stories of why you shouldn’t eat airplane food…
bubmag
February 14, 2020
Flygskam

Global Warming Threatens Luxury Lifestyles Of The Rich

A Mercedes 6X6 outside Harrods luxury store in London. Getty Images As London Fashion Week approaches this weekend, luxury brands talk about sustainability as if it were going out of fashion. But do their buyers really care? Consumers of some of the most expensive luxury brands are also connoisseurs of…
bubmag
February 11, 2020
Flygskam

Could Flight Shaming Take Off in the U.S.? JetBlue Thinks So.

Watch out U.S. airlines, the flight shaming movement is likely on its way to America.  That's what the head of New York-based airline JetBlue told investors during the company's fourth-quarter earnings call—the latest sign the aviation industry sees climate change as a growing threat to its business. "This issue presents…
bubmag
February 7, 2020
Flygskam

People hate flight shame – but not enough to quit flying

Despite flying being the single fastest way to grow our individual carbon footprint, people still want to fly. Passenger numbers even grew by 3.3% globally last year alone. The hype around “Flygskam” – a global movement championed by climate activist Greta Thunberg that encourages people to stop travelling by plane…
bubmag
February 4, 2020