26.11.2014

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terrafiniti Blog: Geoengineering – are you feeling lucky?

"Is this an approach we should seriously consider in preference to reducing the dependence our economy and way of life has upon carbon dispersal? Does it make more sense to reject the development and scaling of provably safe technologies and instead put our trust in what might be a reckless, irreversible gamble?"

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26.11.2014

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BBC News: Geo-engineering: Climate fixes 'could harm billions'

"Schemes to tackle climate change could prove disastrous for billions of people, but might be required for the good of the planet, scientists say."

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26.11.2014

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International Business Times: Geo-engineering has High Costs and Low Benefits Conclude Three UK Studies

"Three UK projects - IAGP, led by the University of Leeds; SPICE, led by the University of Bristol; and CGG, led by the University of Oxford have concluded that geo-engineering may not be a great way to fix the planet's climate."

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26.11.2014

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the guardian: Reflecting sunlight into space has terrifying consequences, say scientists

"But ‘geoengineers’ say urgent nature of climate change means research must continue into controversial technology to combat rising temperatures"

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26.11.2014

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Science: What have climate engineering boffins learned?

"Three projects funded by the British government since 2010 to study the deliberate tinkering with the planet to counteract climate change, known as geoengineering, are soon to end. Today scientists presenting at the Royal Society in London announced some of their findings, took stock of some of their setbacks and laid out the way forward."

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25.11.2014

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CfP: SRM Science Conference 2015

Deadline: 01.12.2014

Call for Papers for SRM Conference 12.-14. March 2015

"The SRMS2015 committee invites authors to submit abstracts of up to 350 words for oral presentation within any of these four technical sessions."

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25.11.2014

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News Review of Week 48

The news review of calendar week 48 in 2014 is now available here.


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23.11.2014

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Spiegel Online: Sun glasses for the earth

The German theater collective Rimini Protokoll perfomrs a climate conference with some discussion on CE.

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21.11.2014

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Design&Trend: Will Reflecting The Sun's Energy Into Space Reverse Global Warming?

"A group of researchers at the Harvard School of Engineering and Applied Sciences (SEAS) has proposed developing a small-scale experiment in the atmosphere to better inform scientists and policymakers on the merits of this method, reports Science Daily."

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21.11.2014

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South China Morning Post: UN body warns that 2070 is the deadline for ending CO2 emissions

"Unep is "extremely interested" in the subject [of CE] and is planning a report."

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