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Beating the Heat: Geoengineering and Becoming Stewards of the Planet

Wednesday, July 22, 1998
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"Geoengineering" - ways of mitigating the effects of greenhouse gas emissions, as opposed to reducing those emissions - was proposed by Gregory Benford as a planetary scale solution. Geoengineering options range from the simple to the complex. Benford also discussed the assets and liabilities of these global scale engineering projects.

  • geoengineering
  • strategies
  • climate change
  • policy
  • planetary
  • change
  • implications
  • problems
  • opportunities
  • benefits
  • risks