Toward a Future for Gaia Theory

  title={Toward a Future for Gaia Theory},
  author={Tyler Volk},
  journal={Climatic Change},
  • T. Volk
  • Published 2002
  • Environmental Science
  • Climatic Change
The three papers in this issue of Climatic Change (Kirchner, 2002; Kleidon, 2002; Lenton, 2002) are probably the most concentrated effort in recent years by several prominent theoreticians of the biosphere to set forth their views on the current status and future of Gaia theory. (Also see the forthcoming volume by M.I.T. Press of the proceedings from the Second Chapman Conference on the Gaia Hypothesis, Valencia, Spain, 2000.) The three papers offer strikingly different renderings. Axel Kleidon… Expand
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