How to Cool the Planet by Jeff Goodell
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How to Cool the Planet Summary
When Jeff Goodell first encountered the term "geoengineering," he had a vague sense that it involved outlandish schemes to counteract global warming. As a journalist, he was deeply skeptical. But he was also intrigued. The planet was in trouble. Could geoengineers help?
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"In a genre dominated by doomsday scenarios, Goodell's treatment is refreshingly lighthearted...and his provocative account achieves a fine balance between the inventor's enthusiasm and the scientist's skepticism. " - Publishers Weekly
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Jeff Goodell Author Biography
Jeff Goodell is a contributing editor at Rolling Stone and a frequent contributor to the New York Times Magazine. He is the author of the New York Times bestseller Our Story: 77 Hours That Tested Our Friendship and Our Faith, based on the terrifying hours nine Quecreek miners spent trapped underground; he appeared on Oprah to talk with the miners about their experience. Goodells first book, The Cyberthief and the Samurai, was about the hunt for the notorious computer hacker Kevin Mitnick. His memoir, Sunnyvale: The Rise and Fall of a Silicon Valley Family, was a New York Times Notable Book.
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