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Geoengineering

Updated: Fri, 17 Nov 2017

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As efforts to curb climate-changing emissions fall short, efforts to adapt to the changes climate change is bringing may too. A controversial next step may be geoengineering, or efforts to cool the planet through engineering feats, such as spraying sulfur particles into the atmosphere to block sunlight.

As efforts to curb climate-changing emissions fall short, efforts to adapt to the changes climate change is bringing may too. A controversial next step may be geoengineering, or efforts to cool the planet through engineering feats, such as spraying sulfur particles into the atmosphere to block sunlight.