Climate Change and Global Warming News and Archives
news links & archives provided on these terms to help find solutions & for posterity
News Home |
| Disclaimer & Conditions for Use
The greatest problem facing India is global warming. War, internal subversion and a global economic meltdown are all very serious
threats, but they can be stopped or contained. Global warming, on the other hand, seems unstoppable and ...
The mainstream approach to climate change does not seem to be working so some scientists and policymakers say it may be time to look into something completely different: re-engineering Earth's climate.
Variously called geo-engineering
More research on the risk
s and governance of geoengineering the planet's climate by reflecting sunlight into space is needed, a grouping of science bodies and a green NGO have said, as the end of the first week of UN climate talks ...
is increasingly considered a possible – even necessary, some argue – response to the climate crisis. Photograph: AP
On the eve of climate talks that began last week, the UN's climate chief, Christiana Figueres, told the ...
One of Britain's top climate scientists and a leading contributor to the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) yesterday issued an impassioned plea for greater research into so-called geo-engineering
technologies capable of altering ...
The summit of climate scientists, to be held in California in March, will examine drastic techniques for slowing climate change that are controversial and have been described as "geo-piracy'.
Among the possible measures to be discussed ...
Scientists are to hold a high-level summit to discuss how the world could take emergency measures such as blocking out the sun to slow dangerous global warming.
Experts from around the world have been invited to attend the meeting in ...
Just five years ago, anyone who talked of easing Earth's climate crisis by fertilising the seas with iron, scattering particles in the stratosphere to reflect sunlight or building a sunshade in space courted ridicule.
Today, such ...
Interviewed last week, John Holdren, President Obama's chief scientific adviser, said that drastic measures should not be "off the table" in discussions on how best to tackle climate change and that geo-engineering
could not be ruled out. Making ...
With political efforts to tackle global warming advancing slower than a Greenland glacier, schemes for saving Earth's climate system that once were dismissed as crazy or dangerous are gaining in status..Negotiating a multilateral treaty ...
From the twilight zone of science fiction, the idea of "geo-engineering" is emerging into the harsher daylight of science fact - and I'm going to risk
the prediction that we'll hear a lot more about it in the coming years.
Only a few ...
A slowdown in the world economy may give the planet a breather from the excessively high carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions responsible for climate change, a Nobel Prize winning scientist said on Tuesday.
Atmospheric scientist Paul J ...
A regularly updated resource with links to many articles, quotes, and important information missing from mainstream news coverage about the war in Iraq.Last month, a senior UK government adviser warned of the real risk
of a devastating ...
1) DELAY SOUGHT IN CLIMATE TALKS (NY Times, CNN, AFR) 2) UMBRELLA GROUP DELAYS STRATEGY SESSION (Japan Times) 3) EU, NETHERLANDS CONSIDER DELAY IN CLIMATE TALKS (ENN) 4) EU COMMISSIONER FEARS FOOT-DRAGGING (Financial Times) 5) SWEDEN SETS TOUGHER ...
1) REPORT WARNS OF DRAMATIC INCREASE IN WARMING (Washington Post, NY Times, CNN, BBC, London Times, Financial Times, Japan Times) 2) CURB IN EMISSIONS TO CUT ECONOMIC GROWTH (Japan Times, Kyodo) 3) EU, JAPAN DISCUSS NEW DECADE ...