25.03.2013

# New Publications

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Liao, S. Matthew; et al. (2012): Human Engineering and Climate Change

Liao, S. Matthew; Sandberg, Anders; Roache, Rebecca (2012): Human Engineering and Climate Change. In: Ethics, Policy & Environment 15 (2), pp. 206–221.

"In this paper, we consider a new kind of solution to climate change, what we call human engineering, which involves biomedical modifications of humans so that they can mitigate and/or adapt to climate change."

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24.03.2013

# Media

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Alternatives Journal: Geoengineering: Do We Use The One Ring?

"Can the known risks of climate change ever outweigh the unknown risks of geo-engineering? Scientists are starting to say, well, maybe." CE compared to Lord of the Rings.

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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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15.01.2013

# New Publications

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Abstracts from Holly Jean Buck

Abstracts from different papers of Holly Buck are available. (Some of the papers are listed on this website.)

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08.01.2013

# Media

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der Freitag: Climate is looking for a savior (German)

German newspaper interview with the political scientist Michael Zürn (Wissenschaftszentrum Berlin).

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08.01.2013

# Projects

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Saving the Planet 2.0

Open project on climatecolab.org with the invitation for participation.

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13.12.2012

# Media

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grist: Geoengineering expert: Tinkering with climate is tempting, also ‘kind of insane’

Short article about SRM and an audio interveiw with Granger Morgan.

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27.11.2012

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climatechange-tv: COP18: Geoengineering could reduce need of air-conditioning in Doha

"Arafa Radwan, a lecturer at the Ukrainian National Technical University talks to the Climate Change Studio about using geoengineering methods to control the planet’s energy balance. He suggests the use of screens that could be placed above cities, like Doha, which would allow people to control the incoming sun radiation."

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16.11.2012

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TheIntelHub: Public Perception of Climate Geoengineering in Japan as Revealed in an Online Survey

"Here we present results on an online, national survey conducted in March 8-9, 2011, in Japan, to examine the public perception."

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04.11.2012

# Media

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CBC news: Iron dumping off B.C. draws UN group's condemnation

"Delegates at an international meeting in London have condemned the dumping of more than 100 tonnes of iron off B.C.’s coast, raising the ire of the lawyer for the First Nation involved in the project who calls the declaration "irresponsible.""

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