13.06.2013

# Calls & events

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Talk/Lecture: The International Governance of Climate Engineering

28.06.2013, Instiute for European Studies, Brussels

"This policy forum will present and discuss options for developing arrangements for the international governance of climate engineering based on a study for the German Federal Environment Agency led by Ecologic Institute."

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13.06.2013

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New Left Project: Optimists Beware! Review of Hamilton’s Earthmasters

Review of Clive Hamilton's Book Earthmasters. "Clive Hamilton’s new book Earthmasters is the latest in a recent spate of academic and popular texts exploring the issue."

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12.06.2013

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San Francisco Chronicle (SFGate): One scientist's battle to combat climate change (updated)

Updated portrait of Ken Caldeira formerly named 'Warning from climate science front lines'. "He and his research team were pumping the equivalent of antacid over a patch of corals that emerges from the sea at low tide, attempting to re-create the conditions before carbon dioxide emissions from cars and factories began altering ocean chemistry."

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11.06.2013

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Proelß, Alexander (2013): Climate engineering and international law. Challenges for scientists and scholars

Proelß, Alexander (2013): Climate engineering and international law. Challenges for scientists and scholars. Potsdam (EuTRACE Journal, 2).

"The essay by Alexander Proelss “climate engineering and international law: challenges for scientists and scholars” discusses if it is admissible to address the issue of climate engineering (CE) from a legal point of view."

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11.06.2013

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Hamblin, Jacob Darwin (2013): Arming Mother Nature. The birth of catastrophic environmentalism

Hamblin, Jacob Darwin (2013): Arming Mother Nature. The birth of catastrophic environmentalism. Oxford, New York: Oxford University Press.

The book is linked to the debate of weaponization of CE.

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11.06.2013

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Global Catastrophic Risk Institute: Aladdin Diakun Gives Public Lecture On Geoengineering And IP Law

Summary of a talk of Aladdin Diakun. "Aladdin argued that IP law is a de facto form of governance when there is no other meaningful legal regime, as is the case for geoengineering."

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10.06.2013

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The New Indian Express: Green warriors turn to engineering to save the Earth

Article about opportunities of CE. "Taking centre stage in this context is geoengineering, which, after mitigation and adaptation, is the third strategy to evolve in the struggle to counter global warming."

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10.06.2013

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Wisconsin Dells Events: Passions and Perceptions: Don’t mess with weather

Article about CE in general.

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10.06.2013

# New Publications

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Nerlich, Brigitte (2013): Mitigation, adaptation, geoengineering: Patterns of discourse, patterns of mystery

Nerlich, Brigitte (2013): Mitigation, adaptation, geoengineering: Patterns of discourse, patterns of mystery. University of Nottingham (Making Science Public Blog).

University blog article about the apperance of the words "climate change mitigation", "climate change adaptation" and "geoengineering" in media.

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10.06.2013

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9th CE-newsletter available now

The nineth climate engineering newsletter is available here.


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