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 Ch. 14: A call to arms
A Farewell to Ice: A Report from the Arctic
by Peter Wadhams


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Post Re: Ch. 14: A call to arms
A recent podcast and paper on saving the Arctic: "Crazy Ideas Have Potential"

https://climateseries.com/climate-chang ... ngineering

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“Surely if you are going to be intervening with some risk in something where the risk is greater if you don’t intervene then let’s research the intervention!”

Welcome to Shaping The Future - From Pandemic to Climate Change. In this episode, I am speaking with Cambridge University’s Dr Hugh Hunt who is also working as part of the Centre For Climate Repair In Cambridge looking at ways to repair the climate by various interventions.

Hugh makes the point that the risks of Geoengineering are less than the risks from climate tipping points that we are facing if we don’t do it.

He also gives us an overview of the Centre For Climate Repair set-up by former UK Chief Government scientist, Sir David King, and discusses why funding on a scale to meet the enormity of the climate crisis means unconventional sources maybe be necessary.

The paper that this interview is based on coauthored by Hugh Hunt and Dan Bodansky can be downloaded free here: https://bit.ly/3ich6Yw


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I'll listen to this later. I like, now, thinking in terms of climate repair or climate reparation. I don't think that previously there was a strong goal implied in simply reducing emissions.



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