Home Case Studies

Geoengineering the Climate Could Reduce Vital Rains


“More research could show both the positive and negative consequences for society of such changes in the environment,” she says. “What we do know is that our climate system is very complex, that human activity is making Earth warmer, and that any technological fix we might try to shade the planet could have unforeseen consequences.”


Details of the Study:

Title of the Study: “The Hydrological Impact of Geoengineering in the Geoengineering Model Intercomparison Project (GeoMIP)”
Authors: Simone Tilmes, John Fasullo, Jean-Francois Lamarque, Daniel R. Marsh, Michael Mills, Kari Alterskjær, Helene Muri, Jón E. Kristjánsson, Olivier Boucher, Michael Schulz, Jason N. S. Cole, Charles L. Curry, Andy Jones, Jim Haywood, Peter J. Irvine, Duoying Ji, John C. Moore, Diana B. Karam, Ben Kravitz, Philip J. Rasch, Balwinder Singh, Jin-Ho Yoon, Ulrike Niemeier, Hauke Schmidt, Alan Robock, Shuting Yang and Shingo Watanabe
Published online in Journal of Geophysical Research: Atmospheres on October 15, 2013; Vol 118 Issue 19, DOI: 10.1002/jgrd.50868
Check the following link to read/download the Full Study:


Source: UCAR.