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Ice911: Buying time for green innovation

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This little-known nonprofit is working to rebuild the multi-year reflective "bright ice" in the Arctic, in order to slow the Arctic melt

24 Jan 2014

Al Gore says use of geo-engineering to head off climate disaster is insane

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Al Gore says use of geo-engineering to head off climate disaster is insane

16 Jan 2014

Astronomer royal calls for 'Plan B' to prevent runaway climate change

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Lord Rees appeals for research into geo-engineering technologies in case efforts to curb carbon emissions fail

12 Sep 2013

Mineral dust sprinkled in oceans could absorb vast amounts of carbon: study

Geoengineering method could reduce emissions but would require huge mining effort and alter balance of the oceans

22 Jan 2013

US geoengineers to spray sun-reflecting chemicals from balloon

Experiment in New Mexico will try to establish the possibility of cooling the planet by dispersing sulphate aerosols

18 Jul 2012

Geoengineering techniques need more study, says science coalition

The Solar Radiation Management Governance Initiative says geoengineering could be 'plan B' for climate change

02 Dec 2011

Scientists to deploy giant balloon 20km above earth in climate-cooling experiment

Academics attempt to recreate an artificial volcano that would inject particles into the stratosphere to cool the planet

01 Sep 2011

Updated: Government told to "stop ignoring" geo-engineering

Capturing CO2 direct from the atmosphere could increase the rate of decarbonisation, says Institution of Mechanical Engineers

20 Jun 2011

There is geo-engineering, and then there is geo-engineering

16 Jun 2011

IPCC asks scientists to assess geo-engineering climate solutions

Leaked documents ahead of key Lima meeting suggest UN body is looking to slow emissions with technological fixes rather than talks

16 Jun 2011

Geo-engineering: massive potential, or massively implausible?

The UN's top climate change chief has called for technologies that soak CO2 from the atmosphere - but are such techniques feasible? Tom Young investigates

06 Jun 2011

Algae biofuels a winning formula for CO2 utilisation

Researchers explore how biofuel generation and artificial photosynthesis could help slash CO2 emissions

02 Jun 2011

The perfect solution to global warming – a nuclear winter

09 Mar 2011

Researchers swim in unison on ocean iron fertilisation

Leading academic bodies set out plans for wide-ranging ocean fertilisation research

23 Feb 2011

Cloud Ships

01 Apr 2010

Geo-engineering

01 Apr 2010

Ocean Fertilisation

01 Apr 2010

Solar Radiation Management (SRM)

01 Apr 2010

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