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Dec 4, 2014 09:00 AM ET // Patrick J. Kiger
Engineering methods to cool the climate could rescue humanity from its inability to control greenhouse emissions. That is, if it doesn't make the situation worse.
Aug 10, 2010 08:00 PM ET // Zahra Hirji
A new study suggests that sewing biochar into fields could sequester 12 percent of the world's excess greenhouse gases.
Oct 16, 2010 01:05 PM ET // Tim Wall
Super villains aside, some have proposed blocking out the sun to curb global warming. But the U.N. may say no.
Jan 10, 2011 10:13 AM ET // John D. Cox
Models developed by Canadian scientists simulate changes in climate that run very far into the future.
Jul 23, 2012 09:24 AM ET // Sarah Simpson
Plenty of scientists have lamented that the drowning of New Orleans is simply inevitable. But a new study found a reason for optimism: sand.
Oct 16, 2012 07:53 PM ET // Alyssa Danigelis
A crazed attempt to save the Earth with iron seeding threatens marine life and more.
Nov 29, 2011 12:06 PM ET // Sarah Simpson
Impractical, but technically conceivable: A how-to-guide for harnessing earthquake energy in your backyard.
May 26, 2010 02:15 PM ET // James Williams
Oil is rocketing out of the hole in the Gulf because it's under immense pressure from the surrounding rocks.
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