26.10.2012

# Projects

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Update on SPICE Project

The EPSRC updated findings of the Stratospheric Particle Injection for Climate Engineering (SPICE).

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26.10.2012

# Media

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Technology Review: Geoengineering Could Be Essential to Reducing the Risk of Climate Change

David Keith speech at the EmTech conference. "Using technology to cool the planet may be the only way to deal with the greenhouse gases already in the atmosphere, argues scientist David Keith."

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26.10.2012

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Foreign Policy: Playing God

About international dynamics of climate political options. "With efforts to halt climate change on life support, scientists are looking at some radical options to save our planet. But could the cure be worse than the disease?"

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26.10.2012

# Media

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Scientific American: Controlling the Controllers: A Timeline of Geoengineering Rules and Regulations Worldwide

Timeline of legislations that govern CE.

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26.10.2012

# Media

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Huffpost Live: War on Climate

Video-Interviews with David Keith, Dane Scott, and Matt Watson. "We fight wars on Earth all the time, so why shouldn't we go on the offensive and turn to geoengineering to tackle climate change?"

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24.10.2012

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Nature: Ocean-fertilization project off Canada sparks furore

Tollefson, Jeff (2012): Ocean-fertilization project off Canada sparks furore. In: nature 490 (7421), S. 458–459. DOI 10.1038/490458a

On the Canadian iron fertilization project. "Bid to boost salmon stocks relied on hotly debated science and dubious carbon credits."

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24.10.2012

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Afroline: Biodiversity meeting calls for more science-based information

On the COP 11 of CBD. "An international meeting on biodiversity has called for more science-based information, the closure of knowledge gaps, and increased precaution, in the emerging fields of synthetic biology and geoengineering (climate engineering)"

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24.10.2012

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Haida Salmon Restoration Corporation Press Kit

Contents of the Media package from the Haida Salmon Restoration Corporation press conference on October 19, 2012.

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22.10.2012

# New Publications

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Haqq-Misra, Jacob (2012): An Ecological Compass for Planetary Engineering

Haqq-Misra, Jacob (2012): An Ecological Compass for Planetary Engineering. In: Astrobiology 12 (10), S. 985–997. DOI 10.1089/ast.2011.0796

Comparing CE with planetary engineering/terraforming. "Here we draw on insights from terraforming and environmental ethics to develop a two-axis comparative tool for ethical frameworks that considers the intrinsic or instrumental value placed upon organisms, environments, planetary systems, or space."

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22.10.2012

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The Harvard Crimson: Solar Geoengineering Holds Promise for Addressing Climate Change

Media version of latest MacMartin/Keith/et al. (2012). "Stopping or reversing climate change can be achieved with significantly reduced side effects if solar radiation management efforts are optimized for the different seasons and latitudes, according to a new study by a team of researchers at Harvard University, the California Institute of Technology, and the Carnegie Institution for Science."

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