Geoengineering is always controversial, but it's even more controversial when you don't tell anyone first.
All DARPA's Paul Cohen needs to do is get past the problem of people
The Microsoft chairman, it turns out, has a small history of dabbling in climate-altering schemes
The salmon population in an area dosed with iron has doubled.
The eruption of Eyjafjallajökull gave scientists a chance to test a high-stakes geoengineering idea.
David Keith believes strong-arm strategies could soon be our last resort for reversing record levels of carbon in the atmosphere
Geoengineering could cause more problems than the global warming it aims to stop
Engineering the Earth's resources with remote-controlled clouds, artificially induced snow, and trained monkeys -- for sports' sake
Microsoft's chairman is part of a joint patent filing for using fleets of vessels to stop hurricanes via geoengineering
The Army Corps of Engineers is nearly out of options for keeping a section of the upper Mississippi River flowing.
Seeding the seas or the skies to dial down the planet's temperature
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Some methods that people have suggested for preventing, or stopping, a hurricane--and why they might not work
The next big breakthrough in synthetic biology just might come from an amateur scientist
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