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Climate engineering

December 6th, 2007 · 8 Comments

For journal club this week, I discussed an editorial about climate engineering [Crutzen, 2006] and a response to  this editorial [Bengsston, 2006]. Crutzen proposes injecting SO2 into the stratosphere to counteract global warming caused by the combustion of fossil fuels.  The SO2 should oxidize to form sulfuric acid, and this acid will condense to form [...]

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Tags: aerosols · ATOC Journal Club