29.01.2013

# Media

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Geoengineering Politics Blog: ETC Group Warns of "SRM Wars"

Comment on ETC Group's warning of "SRM Wars" concluding in: "ETC Group is likely to make such charges regardless of the broader discursive environment [...]"

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29.01.2013

# New Publications

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Scholte, Samantha; et al. (2013): Opening up the societal debate on climate engineering: how newspaper frames are changing

Scholte, Samantha; Vasileiadou, Eleftheria; Petersen, Arthur C. (2013): Opening up the societal debate on climate engineering: how newspaper frames are changing. In: Journal of Integrative Environmental Sciences, pp. 1–16. DOI 10.1080/1943815X.2012.759593

"In recent studies, it has been claimed that the debate on climate engineering technologies may be closing down prematurely, with detrimental effects on the possibility of social and ethical reflection in appraising these controversial technologies."

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28.01.2013

# Calls & events

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Talk/Lecutre: Geoengineering Cafe Conversation at Cafe Marzanos

08.03.2013, Norwich/UK

"This Cafe Conversation is a chance for anyone interested in learning more to come and speak to scientists from the University of East Anglia about geoengineering."

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28.01.2013

# Political Papers

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World Economic Forum: Global Risks 2013

World Economic Forum (2013): Global Risks 2013. Geneva.

Global risk report with a section of "rough" implementation of CE (iron fertilization example).

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28.01.2013

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The Chronicle: As Temperatures Keep Rising, Geoengineering Gets a Closer Look

Focus on iron fertilizaion and direct air capture.

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28.01.2013

# New Publications

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Goeschl, Timo; et al. (2013): The Intergenerational Transfer of Solar Radiation Management Capabilities and Atmospheric Carbon Stocks

Goeschl, Timo; Heyen, Daniel; Moreno-Cruz, Juan B. (2013): The Intergenerational Transfer of Solar Radiation Management Capabilities and Atmospheric Carbon Stocks. In: University of Heidelberg Discussion Paper Series (540).

"In this paper, we add economic rigor to this important debate on the intergenerational transfer of technological capabilities and pollution stocks."

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28.01.2013

# New Publications

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Macnaghten, Phil; Szerszynski, Bronislaw (2013): Living the global social experiment

Macnaghten, Phil; Szerszynski, Bronislaw (2013): Living the global social experiment: An analysis of public discourse on solar radiation management and its implications for governance. In: Global Environmental Change. (in press)  DOI 10.1016/j.gloenvcha.2012.12.008

"In this article we examine current debates on solar radiation management governance, clarifying a number of assumptions that persist and why these require further scrutiny."

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28.01.2013

# Media

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DigInfo: Artificial Photosynthesis System as efficient as plants and can reduce CO2 levels

"A group at Panasonic has developed the Artificial Photosynthesis System, which produces organic materials with a world-leading efficiency in terms of solar energy conversion."

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24.01.2013

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[press review] Olivine impact study with marine biology

Press review to the paper: Köhler, Peter; etc. (2013): Geoengineering impact of open ocean dissolution of olivine on atmospheric CO 2, surface ocean pH and marine biology

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23.01.2013

# Calls & events

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Talk/Lecutre: Geoengineering - an Insurance Policy for Planet Earth?

07.03.2012, Oxford/UK, Oxford University

"The event is designed as a regional meeting to allow those people who are registered Chartered Environmentalists to meet similarly qualified people from different professional bodies. The event is free for Chartered Environmentalists, and their guests."

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