News Geoengineering

IPCC Analysis, Criticism for NOAA, Antarctic Sea Ice

IPCC Analysis, Criticism for NOAA, Antarctic Sea Ice

  • Published: Sep 28th, 2013

The IPCC, NOAA, and a study on Antarctic sea ice are this week's big climate headlines.

Scientists Say Nature ‘Is Better at Carbon Farming’

Scientists Say Nature ‘Is Better at Carbon Farming’

  • Published: Aug 11th, 2013

A group of scientists believe that “carbon farming” really might be the answer to climate change.

Geoengineering Could Trigger Disaster in Parts of Africa

  • Published: Apr 7th, 2013

Attempts to alter the atmosphere may have unpredictable effects such as triggering disaster in parts of Africa.

Ex-IPCC Head: Prepare for 5°C Warmer World

  • Published: Feb 17th, 2013

Former chair of the IPCC says global average temperatures could reach 5°C above their pre-industrial level.

World’s Biggest Geoengineering Test ‘Violates’ UN Rules

  • Published: Oct 16th, 2012

Controversial U.S. businessman's iron fertilization off the west coast of Canada contravenes two UN conventions.

Scientists Suggest ‘Cloud Brightening’ To Halt Hurricanes

  • Published: Aug 29th, 2012

Scientists suggest brightening clouds above hurricane-forming regions could deprive storms of heat they depend on.

The Earth-Shaking Consequences of Burying Carbon

  • Published: Jul 5th, 2012

Pumping carbon dioxide underground to keep it out of the atmosphere might not work on a large scale, says a new study

Geoengineered Sky: Bye-Bye Blue, Hello White

  • Published: Jun 4th, 2012

Blue skies no more? That's one side effect of a new geoengineering study that might turn out to be deeply troubling.