title={GEOENGINEERING THE CLIMATE: History and Prospect1},
  author={David William Keith},
  journal={Annual Review of Energy and The Environment},
  • David William Keith
  • Published 1 November 2000
  • Environmental Science
  • Annual Review of Energy and The Environment
▪ Abstract Geoengineering is the intentional large-scale manipulation of the environment, particularly manipulation that is intended to reduce undesired anthropogenic climate change. The post-war rise of climate and weather modification and the history of U.S. assessments of the CO2-climate problem is reviewed. Proposals to engineer the climate are shown to be an integral element of this history. Climate engineering is reviewed with an emphasis on recent developments, including low-mass space… 

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