By Jack Stilgoe
Experiments in geoengineering – deliberately manipulating the Earth’s weather to lessen international warming – became the focal point of a necessary debate approximately in charge technology and innovation. Drawing on 3 years of sociological learn operating with scientists on?one of the world’s first significant geoengineering initiatives, this?book examines the politics of experimentation. Geoengineering presents a try case for rethinking the tasks of scientists and asking how technology can take greater care of the futures that it is helping convey about.
This ebook offers scholars, researchers and the overall reader attracted to where of technological know-how in modern society a compelling framework for destiny pondering and discussion.
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