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Having made the first round-the-world trip in a balloon, and in a solar-powered plane, explorer Bertrand Piccard has now a new global quest - promote clean energy.


ON the "infinite highway of air" (as Wilbur Wright put it, about the desire to fly) Swiss aeronaut Bertrand Piccard has for years let his dreams take flight, literally, in hang gliders, microlights, parachutes, paragliders and hot air balloons.

Now, the explorer with an appetite for...

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