Start Date/Time: Wednesday, February 16, 2011, 12:00 PM
Ending Date/Time: Wednesday, February 16, 2011, 1:20 PM
Location: Mary Gates Hall 251
NOTE: NEW ROOM AND TIME!!
Speakers: John O'Neill, Professor of Political Economy, University of Manchester; Christopher Preston, Associate Professor of Philosophy, University of Montana
Title: "Ethics, Policy and Geo-engineering: An Easy Day in the Mountains"
This seminar is being offered as part of this winter's interdisciplinary seminar series exploring the interfaces between the scientific concepts, engineering viability, policy and governance issues, and ethical questions surrounding the deliberate modification of the Earth's climate system (geoengineering).