Climate engineering

The Great Barrier Reef is dying. Is it time to engineer the climate?

The Great Barrier Reef is dying. Is it time to engineer the climate?

In the absence of a sudden and rapid reduction in global greenhouse gas emissions, recovery options are few and tenuous. In fact, that’s a generous assessment. We have basically reached the point where anything that provides a glimmer of hope is “worth a crack”. The idea of “climate engineering” is gaining momentum as the prospect of dangerous climate change becomes more imminent.