July 2014

02.07.2014

# Media

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Aeon Magazine: Engineering the ocean

"Once you know what plankton can do, you’ll understand why fertilising the ocean with iron is not such a crazy idea."

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02.07.2014

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Yale Scientific: The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly: The Potential Drawbacks of Manually Controlling Our Climate

Media response to Curry, Charles L.; et al. (2014). Discussion of CE risks.

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01.07.2014

# Calls & events

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CfP: Geoengineering the Climate through (Solar) Radiation Modification

Deadline: 06.08.2014

Call for a session on SRM at the AGU Fall Meeting. "This session solicits papers that examines processes associated with these techniques and studies where such techniques have been implemented in either high resolution and/or global climate models."

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01.07.2014

# Calls & events

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News Review of Week 27

The news review of calendar week 27 in 2014 is now available here.


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01.07.2014

# New Publications

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Xia, Lili; et al. (2014): Solar Radiation Management Impacts on Agriculture in China: A Case Study in the Geoengineering Model Intercomparison Project (GeoMIP)

Xia, Lili; Robock, Alan; Cole, Jason; Curry, Charles L.; Ji, Duoying; Jones, Andy et al. (2014): Solar Radiation Management Impacts on Agriculture in China: A Case Study in the Geoengineering Model Intercomparison Project (GeoMIP). In J. Geophys. Res. Atmos., pp. n/a. DOI: 10.1002/2013JD020630.

"To study rice and maize production changes in China, we used results from 10 climate models participating in the Geoengineering Model Intercomparison Project (GeoMIP) G2 scenario to force the Decision Support System for Agrotechnology Transfer (DSSAT) crop model."

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01.07.2014

# New Publications

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Contestabile, Monica (2014): Psychology: Geoengineering views

Contestabile, Monica (2014): Psychology: Geoengineering views. In Nature Climate change 4 (7), p. 533. DOI: 10.1038/nclimate2296.

"Previous studies have analysed geoengineering reporting in news articles, but little experimental investigation about the effect of different frames on public views has been carried out so far."

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