Quote of the day

The Ultimate Sunblock
Schemes to reverse climate change through geoengineering attract an odd cast of characters.

by David Roberts
The American Prospect

“…If humanity takes control of the climate, do its existing inequities become a collective moral responsibility? After all, even the pre-industrial climate was, in some sense, unfair — some areas too hot, too arid, too wet, or too cold, life harder for some than for others. Do we try to restore an old climate or create a new one, and who decides which is better? If history is any guide, it will be the wealthy with their hands on the levers. Climate imperialism, anyone? …”

H/T Ann Althouse

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