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Geoengineering Could Create More Problems Than It Could Solve

Geoengineering—the untested technofix that would permit the continued use of fossil fuels—could create more problems than it could solve.  By masking sunlight with injections of sulphate aerosols in the stratosphere, nations could perhaps suppress some of the devastating hurricanes and typhoons that in a rapidly warming world threaten northern hemisphere cities. But they could also scorch the Sahel region of Africa, to threaten millions of lives and livelihoods, according to new research.  Read more...

 

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