3 edition of Geoengineering found in the catalog.
Donald G. White
|Statement||editors, Donald G. White and Walter S. Mitchell|
|LC Classifications||QC903 .G45 2011|
|The Physical Object|
|LC Control Number||2011038714|
ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xiii, pages: illustrations ; 27 cm. Contents: Preface; International Governance of Geoengineering; Opening Statement by Chairman Bart Gordon, before the Committee on Science & Technology, U.S. House of Representatives, "Geoengineering: Assessing the Implications of Large-Scale . Geoengineering is defined by the Oxford Geoengineering Program as “the deliberate large-scale intervention in the Earth’s natural systems to counteract climate change.” There are two main types. One is shading the earth from solar radiation, of which the shroud of sulphates in the stratosphere is emerging as the quickest, most effective.
This group is a fast-growing team of researchers working at the intersection of climate science and technology with a focus on the science and public policy of solar geoengineering under the leadership of David Keith, Professor of Applied Physics at Harvard’s School of Engineering and Applied Sciences and Professor of Public Policy at the Harvard Kennedy School. Geoengineering is the idea of applying planetary engineering to Earth. This can be traced to the early years of the Cold War, when scientists in both the United States and the Soviet Union devoted considerable funds to controlling the weather as part of their military strategy. Some early geoengineering proposals included the damming of the.
These are the technologies of geoengineering—and as Oliver Morton argues in this visionary book, it would be as irresponsible to ignore them as it would be foolish to see them as a simple solution to the problem. The Planet Remade explores the history, politics, and cutting-edge science of geoengineering. Morton weighs both the promise and. The possibility of using geoengineering—the deliberate manipulation of the plan-etary environment—to counteract anthropogenic climate change is deeply con-troversial. At least in name, geoengineering has largely been ignored in recent climate assessments (1,2). Under close examination, however, the distinction be-File Size: KB.
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Geoengineering proposals were first developed in the middle of the 20th century. Relying on technologies developed during World War II, such proposals were designed to alter weather systems in order to obtain more favourable climate conditions on a regional scale.
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Blending journalistic insight with scientific speculation, After Geoenginneering inspires much-needed thought experiments about the changes coming to our warmer and weirder world.”.
The book concludes with a series of forward looking essays, some drawing lessons from precedents for governing other global issues, others proposing how geoengineering technologies might be governed if/as they begin to emerge from the lab into the real by: 2.
Geoengineering book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. For over 7 decades covert climate engineering / solar radiation management 4/5(1). Geoengineering is the application of planetary engineering techniques to Earth.
Recent geoengineering proposals have principally been methods to tackle human-induced climate change by either removing carbon dioxide from the atmosphere (e.g. using ocean iron fertilization) or by managing solar radiation (e.g.
by using mirrors in space) in order to negate the net. Geoengineering has 1, members. Describing and discussing geoengineering developments and related topics, in particular methods that could help combat.
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A Case for Climate Engineering. The MIT Press () Buy from Amazon. Further reading. Geoengineering: The big picture. "This is the first book to properly consider the dimensions of the new world we are living in.
Morton's book is indispensable, highly readable, and incredibly timely."—Mark Lynas, author of The God Species "Deeply rooted in history and smartly optimistic about the future, this is—by far—the best book yet on geoengineering."Brand: Princeton University Press.
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CAMBRIDGE – Negotiations on geoengineering technologies ended in deadlock at the United Nations Environment Assembly in Nairobi, Kenya, last week, when a Swiss-backed proposal to commission an expert UN panel on the subject was withdrawn amid disagreements over language.
This is a shame, because the world needs open debate about novel ways to. Morton wants these key changes to be debated openly and inspected rigorously. Geoengineering is essential to take on board these crucial changes. He says: ' the planet has been remade, is being remade, will be remade'.
His book is an attempt to make us imagine the challenge those changes will bring/5(43). The book explains geoengineering’s past, its revival in the mids, and its future prospects including its shadow presence in the Paris climate accord.
The main focus however is on dissecting solar geoengineering today – its rationales, underpinning knowledge, relationship to power, and the stance towards nature which accompanies : Palgrave Macmillan.
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Lee. Kintisch’s book is the more journalistic of the two, and Kintisch, a reporter for Science, has a reporter’s penchant for inventing catchphrases. Geoengineering becomes planethacking — an interesting term, though Kintisch doesn’t unpack the connotations as he might have.
The leaders of geoengineering are the Geoclique. There’s a Red.Book review: EarthMasters, Clive Hamilton’s scary book on Geoengineering I bumped into EarthMasters – The Dawn of the Age of Climate Change in my bookshop, whilst wandering around and picking books out of curiosity.
The book cover was sort of weird and caught my eye, so I picked it and opened it. The book was not very recent () but it offered an analysis of. A new book coming out April 12 points out the major holes in national and international geoengineering regulation, and lays out a framework for improvement.
The book, titled Climate Engineering and the Law, was co-edited by Michael Gerrard from Columbia’s Sabin Center for Climate Change Law and Tracy Hester, a graduate of Columbia Law.