October 2013

30.10.2013

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Harvard gazette: Geoengineering: Opportunity or folly?

Debate between David Keith and Clive Hamilton. "Keith, Hamilton differ sharply on climate change proposal"

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30.10.2013

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NewStatesman: Naomi Klein: How science is telling us all to revolt

"Is our relentless quest for economic growth killing the planet? Climate scientists have seen the data – and they are coming to some incendiary conclusions."

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29.10.2013

# New Publications

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Robock, Alan; Kravitz, Ben (2013): Use of Models, Analogs and Field-Tests for Geoengineering Research

Robock, Alan; Kravitz, Ben (2013): Use of Models, Analogs and Field-Tests for Geoengineering Research (Geoengineering Our Climate? Working Paper and Opinion Article Series).

"As we will demonstrate, geoengineering research is inseparable from climate research."

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29.10.2013

# New Publications

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Keith, David W. (2013): A case for climate engineering

Keith, David W. (2013): A case for climate engineering. Boston: The MIT Press (Boston review books). ISBN 9780262019828     

"This book provides a clear and accessible overview of the costs and risks, and how climate engineering might fit into a larger program for managing climate change."

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29.10.2013

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ars technica: Geoengineering, through the eyes of the IPCC

General article on CE. "What do we know about manipulating Earth’s climate?"

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27.10.2013

# New Publications

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Bryant, Steven L. (2013): The One-Stop Carbon Solution

Bryant, Steven L. (2013): The One-Stop Carbon Solution. In Sci Am 309 (5), pp. 72–77. DOI 10.1038/scientificamerican1113-72 .

"What if we could tap vast deposits of methane-rich brine deep beneath the ocean and use the energy to cut carbon emissions?"

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26.10.2013

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Geoengineering Politics Blog: Cool Planet Launches Biochar Product for Commercial Trials

"Cool Planet Energy Systems, the pioneering biofuel/biochar startup, has officially launched its patented Cool Terra biochar product for use in commercial agricultural trials."

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26.10.2013

# New Publications

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Huttunen, S.; Hilden, M. (2013): Framing the Controversial: Geoengineering in Academic Literature (online first))

Huttunen, S.; Hilden, M. (2013): Framing the Controversial: Geoengineering in Academic Literature. In Science Communication. (online first) DOI 10.1177/1075547013492435.

"In our analysis, we focus on how the representatives of one particular elite—the researchers who have analyzed geoengeneering—formulate their interpretations. The important aspect is not just the understanding of the issue as such but the interpretations of possible and appropriate action related to climate change in particular."

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26.10.2013

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Terra Futura 2013: Interview with Vandana Shiva About Geoengineering

"Vandana Shiva,originally a theoretical physicist, she now campaigns the world for heirloom seeds, organic farming and local food systems instead of the chemical- and oil-intensive large scale industrial farms that destroy the environment and wreck local economies. She also supports Hands off Mother Earth, a citizen-based organization that resists geoengineering."

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25.10.2013

# Calls & events

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Debate: Geoengineering Science & Governance "Debating Climate Engineering"

28.10.2013, Cambridge

Debate with Clive Hamilton and David Keith. "A debate featuring two prominent scholars in the field with differing perspectives on the subject."

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