December 2013

31.12.2013

# Projects

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Flexible Funding Campaing: Combating climate change. Geo-Engineering and Climat Engineering Research.

"Geo-engineering can hurt or help to combat climate change. This research shall find out the chances and risks, the ethics and profit potentials to 2035. It will be published as a book and study, free as a E-Book and small cost in hard cover." By Helmut Kalser.

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30.12.2013

# New Publications

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Schultz, Colin (2013) Sudden geoengineering termination could cause a huge warming spike

Schultz, Colin (2013): Sudden geoengineering termination could cause a huge warming spike. In Eos Trans. AGU 94 (52), p. 512. DOI 10.1002/2013EO520009.

"In a new modeling study looking at the consequences of geoengineering gone awry, Jones et al. found that the sudden termination of a large-scale geoengineering project could drive half a century's worth of warming in just a few years."

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30.12.2013

# Media

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Climate Central: Reducing Sunlight by Geoengineering Will Not Cool Earth

Media response to Kleidon, A.; Renner, M. (2013). "Two German scientists have just confirmed that you can’t balance the Earth’s rising temperatures by simply toning down the sunlight."

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24.12.2013

# New Publications

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Buck, Holly Jean; et al. (2013): Gender and Geoengineering

Buck, Holly Jean; Gammon, Andrea R.; Preston, Christopher J. (2013): Gender and Geoengineering. In Hypatia, pp. n/a. DOI 10.1111/hypa.12083.

"The authors consider four contexts in which geoengineering appears to have important gender dimensions."

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24.12.2013

# Media

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WGC Blog: Bill McKibben on Geoengineering – “I’m annoyed”

"Author and activist Bill McKibben, co-founder of 350.org and a strong advocate for global action on climate change, speaks about geoengineering in new a video message."

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24.12.2013

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Debate.org: Geoengineering: Is geoengineering important to research, keep on table?

"Geoengineering is important to research and should be kept on the table in regards to widening the field of exploration."

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24.12.2013

# Media

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Natural News: Geoengineering schemes to reduce global warming turn out to be vaporware


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24.12.2013

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NBC News: Geo-engineering a last resort climate fix?

"A handful of environment experts are working on radical plans that would deliberately manipulate the climate to cool the planet. Dawna Friesen reports."

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24.12.2013

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Space Daily: Geoengineering research, ethics, governance explored

"Hacking the Earth's climate to counteract global warming - a subject that elicits strong reactions from both sides - is the topic of a December special issue of the journal Climatic Change."

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20.12.2013

# Media

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NewScientist: Rudolph to the rescue: Reindeer geoengineering

On CE and Christmas. (paywall)

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