Monday, July 11, 2016

               REVERSE GEOENGINEERING FOR DUMMIES

Neogeoengineer &  PR hack  Papaya Fancier Eric Worrall's latest brainstorm  manages to make it through  nearly four  paragraphs before making its  first  three  order of magnitude science error :
Dumbarton castle in 1800 and functioning lime kiln with smoke in the foreground.

Lets Cook Limestone to Raise

 Atmospheric  CO2  to 1000ppm

Dumbarton castle in 1800 and functioning lime kiln with smoke in the foreground.

The world has a CO2 problem – there is not enough free CO2 in the atmosphere, to maximise food production, alleviate world hunger, green deserts, and to attempt to hold off the next ice age. But if my calculation is correct, raising CO2 to a safer level would be surprisingly affordable. 
Although a lot of nonsense has been written about CO2 ...