The MS Turanor PlanetSolar boasts 809 solar panels or 29,124 solar cells and has just crossed the Atlantic ocean in 22 days, smashing the previous Guinness World record of 26 days thanks to its clever design. Featuring a carbon chassis structure, the boat is light, durable and completely silent. Continue reading for a video and more information.
Led by Professor Martin Beniston, climatologist and director of the Institute of Environmental Sciences at UNIGE, the research team studied the key parameters of climate regulation, focusing on aerosols and phytoplankton.
Their aim is to improve the understanding of complex interactions between the ocean and atmosphere, as well as the role these interactions play in climate change.