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The geoengineering debate: Can imitating volcanic eruptions halt climate change?

Gizmag - Thu 16 Nov 17

Over recent years, the once controversial idea of combatting climate change through geoenginnering has slowly been gaining popularity, with some scientists suggesting it could be an ...

Artificially cooling planet 'risky strategy,' new research shows

Phys.org - Tue 14 Nov 17

Proposals to reduce the effects of global warming by imitating volcanic eruptions could have a devastating effect on global regions prone to either tumultuous storms or prolonged drought, new ...

Artificially cooling planet 'risky strategy,' new research shows, SpaceDaily - Wed 15 Nov 17
Artificially cooling planet 'risky strategy', ScienceDaily - Tue 14 Nov 17

Geoengineering the Climate Could Cause Devastating African Droughts

SPACE.com - Sat 18 Nov 17

Injecting particles into the atmosphere would deflect some of the sun’s incoming radiation, but a new study predicts it would also likely alter tropical storm patterns in the Atlantic and ...

Injecting particles into the atmosphere would deflect some of the sun’s incoming radiation, but a new study predicts it would also likely alter tropical storm patterns in the Atlantic and increase the risk of drought in Africa.

Discovery News - Thu 16 Nov 17

Credit: Timothy Allen/Getty ImagesNew research is shedding light on the potential consequences of geoengineering the planet.   Among the most prominent technological proposals ...

Should we try to fix global warming with fake volcanic eruptions? TBD.

Popular Science - Tue 14 Nov 17

Environment There could be unintended consequences. One potential solution is inspired by volcanos, but in addition to adjusting the temperature, it could change the frequency ...

Blasting aerosol into the sky to cool the planet might lead to drought and hurricanes

The Verge - Tue 14 Nov 17

Blasting aerosols into the atmosphere to fight climate change could have the unfortunate side effect of creating drought and more hurricanes, according to new research. Some scientists ...

Artificially cooling Earth could cause 'climate chaos'

Daily Mail - Tue 14 Nov 17

A study from the University of Exeter suggests that targeting aerosol geoengineering in one hemisphere could have a severely detrimental impact for the other.

Study: Artificially cooling the planet is a ‘risky strategy’ – may create worse storms

Watts Up With That? - Tue 14 Nov 17

From the UNIVERSITY OF EXETER Proposals to reduce the effects of global warming by imitating volcanic eruptions could have a devastating effect on global regions prone to either tumultuous ...

Artificially cooling Earth is a 'highly risky strategy,' researchers warn

UPI - Tue 14 Nov 17

Some scientists have proposed artificial cooling as a solution to global warming. But a new study suggests any such efforts would present serious risks.

So You Want to Geoengineer the Planet? Beware the Hurricanes

Wired Science - Tue 14 Nov 17

A new study gives fascinating insight into how pumping sulfur into the stratosphere could affect hurricanes.