Can science fix climate change a case against climate engineering new human frontiers. In this book mike hulme argues against this kind of hubristic techno fix drawing upon a distinguished career studying the science politics and ethics of climate change he shows why using science to fix the global climate is undesirable ungovernable and unattainable. In can science fix climate change mike hulme professor of climate and culture at kings college london makes a case against geo engineering to mitigate the effects of climate change particularly against stratospheric aerosol injection a theoretical technology that has been much discussed in recent years. The case against climate engineering with polity press the book argues against the research and deployment of large scale sunlight reflection methods especially stratospheric aerosol injection as a response to climate change the book is the second in their new human frontiers series here is a brief summary. Climate change seems to be an insurmountable problem political solutions have so far had little impact some scientists are now advocating the so called plan b a more direct way of reducing the rate of future warming by reflecting more sunlight back to space creating a thermostat in the sky in
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