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A fascinating look at the perils and promise of geoengineering and our potential future on a warming planet

The risks of global warming are pressing and potentially vast. The difficulty of doing without fossil fuels is daunting, possibly even insurmountable. So there is an urgent need to rethink our responses to the crisis. To meet that need, a small but increasingly influential group of scientists is exploring proposals for planned human intervention in the climate system: a stratospheric veil against the sun, the cultivation of photosynthetic plankton, fleets of unmanned...

Chris GoodallThis book is largely about reducing the amount of the sun’s energy that gets through to the earth’s surface as a way of counterbalancing the increase of the heat blanket in the earth’s atmosphere. (Source)

Maarten BoudryThe poetic envoi of Oliver Morton's (@Eaterofsun) The Planet Remade, a fascinating book on the history (and future) of geo-engineering. (In this quote, he's imagining aerosol spraying in the stratosphere). We better start taking this technology seriously. (Source)

The CEO Library Community (through anonymous form)One of the best 3 books I've read in 2019 (Source)

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