It the "cure" worse than the disease?
- Scientists look to test the idea of cooling the Earth by injecting sulfur pollution high in the air to reflect the sun's heat, a first-of-its-kind federal science report.
- There are no meaningful food reserves. Foods are rushed as fast as they are produced to the cities. Even under normal conditions mankind is living on the edge of disaster. Just about any type of climate problem can cause mass starvation.
A conceptualized image of an unmanned, wind-powered, remotely
controlled ship that could be used to implement cloud brightening.
Even though it sounds like science fiction, researchers are taking a
second look at a controversial idea that uses futuristic ships to
shoot salt water high into the sky over the oceans, creating clouds
that reflect sunlight and thus counter global warming. (Washington.edu)