geoengineering

Researchers Are Preparing to Geoengineer the Atmosphere

Posted in Science on 19th Apr, 2017
by Alex Muller

In a first-of-its-kind study, scientists will disperse aerosols into the stratosphere in initial tests of a controversial technique for blocking incoming solar radiation.

We Could Reduce the Number of Hurricanes By Injecting Particles Into the Atmosphere

Posted in Science on 27th Oct, 2015
by Alex Muller

But doing so with today's technology could lead to disastrous unintended consequences.

Geoengineering Not the Solution to Climate Change

Posted in Featured, Science on 16th Feb, 2015
by Alex Muller

Large-scale manipulation of the Earth's climate, is not the solution to climate change, according to research. Unfortunately, there is no quick fix.

Rogue Geoengineering Project May Have Increased Salmon Numbers

Posted in Science on 20th Jul, 2014
by Alex Muller

The salmon population in an area dosed with iron has doubled. This may be the solution to over-fishing.

Climate Engineering: What does the public think?

Posted in Featured, Science on 13th Jan, 2014
by Alex Muller

Some scientists think that climate engineering approaches will be required to combat the inexorable rise in atmospheric CO2 due to the burning of fossil fuels.