Solar-powered boat sails on climate mission

Boat that sailed globe using only solar power, is on a new mission - to study climate change.

    Planet Solar is the first boat to sail the globe using only solar power.

    Now the 35-metre catamaran, powered completely by the sun, is on a new mission - to study climate change.

    Al Jazeera's Kristen Saloomey reports from New York.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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