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Jan 8, 2014

Our Singularity Future: Should We Hack the Climate?

Posted by in categories: climatology, singularity

Written By: — Singularity Hub

Basaltlake-coring_greenlandEven the most adamant techno-optimists among us must admit that new technologies can introduce hidden dangers: Fire, as the adage goes, can cook the dinner, but it can also burn the village down.

The most powerful example of unforeseen disadvantages stemming from technology is climate change. Should we attempt to fix a problem caused by technology, using more novel technology to hack the climate? The question has spurred heated debate.

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