We must use science to save us from climate change

03/05/2014 11:03 AM

03/05/2014 11:39 AM

Re "Sci-fi ideas get serious look to tame climate" (Page A1, March 5): As the majority of people slowly begin to realize that life as we know it is threatened by global warming, there will arise knowledge that we have been geo-engineering Earth for 150 years by burning carbon fuels.

Given the slow rate of change of fuel consumption that we can expect to effect, with increasing population, and other factors. Geo-engineering must be employed to address the concentration of carbon dioxide in the atmosphere.

-- David O. Newell, Orangevale

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