The UK Science and Technology Committee and the US Congressional Science and Technology Committee are both starting new inquiries into the regulation of geoengineering.
This may well be one of the biggest ethical issues the world will face this century. We are of course geoengineering the planet on a daily basis now.
Together with colleagues Steve Rayner (Professor of Science and Civilisation, Director of the
The second submission (responding to oral evidence to the committee): http://www.publications.parliament.uk/pa/cm200910/cmselect/cmsctech/memo/geoengineer/ucm07a02.htm.
Our response now to the challenges raised by geoengineering will have a massive impact on our future.