03.11.2013

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Yale Climate Change & The Media: Strange Bedfellows? Climate Change Denial and Support for Geoengineering

"Potential benefits of geoengineering, despite attendant risks, appeal to some interests showing little concern for the seriousness of the climate change issue generally. What goes here?"

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02.11.2013

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Boucher, Olivier; et al. (2013): Rethinking climate engineering categorization in the context of climate change mitigation and adaptation

Boucher, Olivier; Forster, Piers M.; Gruber, Nicolas; Ha-Duong, Minh; Lawrence, Mark G.; Lenton, Timothy M. et al. (2013): Rethinking climate engineering categorization in the context of climate change mitigation and adaptation. In WIREs Clim Change, pp. n/a. DOI 10.1002/wcc.261.

"We propose a new and more inclusive categorization into five different classes: anthropogenic emissions reductions (AER), territorial or domestic removal of atmospheric CO2 and other greenhouse gases (D‐GGR), trans‐territorial removal of atmospheric CO2 and other greenhouse gases (T‐GGR), regional to planetary targeted climate modification (TCM), and climate change adaptation measures (including local targeted climate and environmental modification, abbreviated CCAM)."

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02.11.2013

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NERC: Geoengineering research should look at nutrient-poor waters

Summary of Hardman-Mountford, N. J.; et al (2013). "A new study suggests that plans to lock up carbon and slow climate change by adding nutrients to the ocean to encourage plankton growth might have been directed at the wrong places."

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02.11.2013

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Hardman-Mountford, N. J.; et al (2013): Impacts of light shading and nutrient enrichment geo-engineering approaches on the productivity of a stratified, oligotrophic ocean ecosystem

Hardman-Mountford, N. J.; Polimene, L.; Hirata, T.; Brewin, R. J. W.; Aiken, J. (2013): Impacts of light shading and nutrient enrichment geo-engineering approaches on the productivity of a stratified, oligotrophic ocean ecosystem. In Journal of The Royal Society Interface 10 (89), p. 20130701. DOI 10.1098/rsif.2013.0701.

"In this paper, we investigate the relationship between light and nutrient availability on productivity in a stratified, oligotrophic subtropical ocean ecosystem using a one-dimensional water column model coupled to a multi-plankton ecosystem model, with the goal of elucidating potential impacts of these geo-engineering approaches on ecosystem production."

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02.11.2013

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Tilmes, Simone; et al. (2013): The hydrological impact of geoengineering in the Geoengineering Model Intercomparison Project (GeoMIP)

Tilmes, Simone; Fasullo, John; Lamarque, Jean-Francois; Marsh, Daniel R.; Mills, Michael; Alterskjaer, Kari et al. (2013): The hydrological impact of geoengineering in the Geoengineering Model Intercomparison Project (GeoMIP). In J. Geophys. Res. Atmos. 118 (19), pp. 11,036. DOI 10.1002/jgrd.50868.

The hydrological impact of enhancing Earth's albedo by solar radiation management is investigated using simulations from 12 Earth System models contributing to the Geoengineering Model Intercomparison Project (GeoMIP).""

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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

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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

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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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