30.09.2014

# Media

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The Carbon Brief Blog: How we can make good decisions about geoengineering

"My colleagues and I have been  examining the importance of 'opening up' discussion about geoengineering to alternative options, different perspectives and real world complexity."

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30.09.2014

# New Publications

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Irvine, Peter J.; et al. (2014): Solar radiation management could be a game changer

Irvine, Peter J.; Schäfer, Stefan; Lawrence, Mark G. (2014): Solar radiation management could be a game changer. In Nature Climate change 4 (10), p. 842–842. DOI 10.1038/nclimate2360.

"Barrett et al. argue that, given the challenges with solar radiation management (SRM) geoengineering, “when the use of geoengineering is politically feasible, the intervention may not be effective; and ... when the use of geoengineering might be effective, its deployment may not be politically feasible”."

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29.09.2014

# Calls & events

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News Review of Week 40

The news review of calendar week 40 in 2014 is now available here.


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29.09.2014

# Media

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German TA report on CE (materials and press)

Materials and press on the German TA report on CE, conducted by the TAB for the German parliament.


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29.09.2014

# Media

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NewScientist: Does this climate narrative really change anything?

Book review by Mike Hulme to Naomi Klein's book.

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29.09.2014

# Media

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Youtube Playlist on Climate Engineering

Youtube playlist with more than 100 different videos on CE.

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29.09.2014

# Projects

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EuTRACE-Paper: Comminucating Climate Engineering

"Asher Minns is project partner of EuTRACE and work as science communicator @ Tyndall Centre for Climate Change Research School of Environmental Sciences University of East Anglia. In this last EuTRACE essay he explains why it is difficult for him to communicate the topic of Climate Engineering."

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26.09.2014

# Media

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Süddeutsche Zeitung: Climate manipulation in the parliament (German)

German newspaper article about the presentation of a TA report on CE in the German parliament.

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24.09.2014

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Envisionation: Is It Time To Start Discussing Climate Engineering?

Short statements about CE. "With the Arctic sea ice collapsing at much faster rate than previously expected, is it time to start seriously discussing climate engineering to buy ourselves time to respond to the threat of climate catastrophe?"

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23.09.2014

# New Publications

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Stilgoe, Jack; et al. (2013): Developing a framework for responsible innovation

Stilgoe, Jack; Owen, Richard; Macnaghten, Phil (2013): Developing a framework for responsible innovation. In Research Policy 42 (9), pp. 1568–1580. DOI 10.1016/j.respol.2013.05.008.

"We describe a framework for responsible innovation that addresses social and ethical concerns. [...] We describe the application of this framework to one geoengineering research project."

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