Laurie Mazur

Articles by Laurie Mazur

12 October 2009

A neglected climate strategy: Empower women, slow population growth

Laurie Mazur

Trillions of mirrors launched into space to deflect the sun's rays. A massive fleet of ships churning up sea spray to increase Earth's cloud cover. As political responses to climate change limp along, scientists currently are debating these and other geoengineering schemes to stabilize the climate. Yet, as many have observed, such schemes carry formidable costs--and risks.