- Out of sight, out of mind? Baker, Linda // E: The Environmental Magazine;Jul/Aug98, Vol. 9 Issue 4, p20
Discusses an initiative to alleviate the problem on global warming. Elaboration on a proposal that would harness the power of the ocean to suck carbon dioxide from the atmosphere; Information on the `Geritol solution,' a way to multiply the number of phytoplankton of the ocean; Pumping...
- Climate controls. Benford, Gregory // Reason;Nov97, Vol. 29 Issue 6, p24
Discusses how to approach global warming as a technical problem. Only way to counter global warming; Effect of suppressing fuel use to the states' economy; Simplest way to remove carbon dioxide from the atmosphere; Ways to capture half of the United States' carbon emissions.
- Engineering a cooler planet. Flanagan, Ruth // Earth;Oct96, Vol. 5 Issue 5, p34
Describes the processes for fixing global warming. Advantages of adding iron to the ocean in Geritol solution; Geoengineering techniques including solar sails or reflecting mirrors; Advantages of tree planting; Capturing carbon dioxides in smokestacks. INSETS: The pitfalls of...
- Global-warming treaty: `Rush to judgment'. Emond, Mark // National Petroleum News;Nov97, Vol. 89 Issue 12, p10
Focuses on the slow progress of international efforts to reduce greenhouse emissions and global warming. Inability of climate-treaty representatives to produce binding agreements; Importance of avoiding premature actions to address the issue; Estimates on the economic impact of global warming;...
- Cool it! Hogan, Dan // Current Science;4/10/98, Vol. 83 Issue 14, p12
Cites a proposal by research around the world to use technology to reverse the effects of global warming. Details on geoengineering, the deliberate modification of the earth's land surfaces; Information on a number of geoengineering proposals; Efforts to take carbon dioxide out of the atmosphere.
- Climate change: Decision time in Kyoto. Smith, Richard // BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);11/22/97, Vol. 315 Issue 7119, p1326
Calls for physicians' participation in the fight against global warming. Proposed solutions to the global warming problem; Commitment of governments to reduce emissions of green house gases; Energy consumption rates of Americans contributing to global warming.
- Can we stop global warming? Harte, John // USA Today Magazine;Mar97, Vol. 125 Issue 2622, p78
Opinion. Argues that controlling population growth and cutting down on wasteful consumption of energy is needed to stop global warming. Belief that the Earth's temperature will rise three to eight degrees by 2050; Possible environmental impact; Evidence supporting global warming.
- Stemming the rise of global warming. // American Forests;Summer97, Vol. 103 Issue 2, p12
Provides information on the United States Initiative on Joint Implementation's (USIJI) effort to reduce carbon dioxide emissions of companies. American Forests' projects recognized by USIJI; White House Climate Change Task Force Director Dirk Forrister's comment on the American Forests' projects.
- Carbon gets up in the air. Pearce, Fred // New Scientist;7/06/96, Vol. 151 Issue 2037, p9
Assesses the progress of global warming preventive measures undertaken by European Union countries. Changing carbon dioxide emissions in European skies; Fraudulent claims concerning other countries' reduction of carbon dioxide emissions.