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Author Kintisch, Eli, 1977-

Title Hack the planet : science's best hope-or worst nightmare-for averting climate catastrophe / Eli Kintisch.

Published Hoboken, N.J. : Wiley, [2010]


Location Call No. Status
Physical description v, 279 pages ; 24 cm
regular print
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents It's come to this -- Hedging our climate bets -- The point of no return -- The Pinatubo option -- The pursuit of levers -- The sucking-1-ton challenge -- Credit is due -- Victor's garden -- The sky and its reengineer -- The right side of the issue -- A political climate -- Geoengineering and Earth.
Summary Examines controversial proposals to cool the planet, from intentionally increasing reflective pollution to encouraging huge algae blooms.
Subject Climatic changes.
End of the world (Astronomy)
ISBN 9780470524268 (cloth)
047052426X (cloth)