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Climate Change and Geoengineering


Climate Change and Geoengineering
Date/Time :2/8/2010 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Address :UCLA School of Law

​Geoengineering is the deliberate, large-scale manipulation of Earth’s environment to address the threats of climate change.  It is thought to be one of the few approaches that can successfully counteract global warming.  Dr. Wil Burns will speak about the past, present, and future of geoengineering, with a special focus on the feasibility of currently proposed geoengineering projects and potential governance mechanisms.