Remember Rolling Stones asking Can Dr Evil save the world? Now Tim Flannery is supporting it. Eeeww! If this goes ahead it will be white skies for all. Sad, but maybe necessary if worst came to worst?
Australia’s best-known expert on global warming has updated his climate forecast for the world – and it’s much worse than he thought just three years ago. He has called for a radical suite of emergency measures to be put in place. The gas sulphur could be inserted into the earth’s stratosphere to keep out the sun’s rays and slow global warming, a process called global dimming. “It would change the colour of the sky,” Prof Flannery told AAP. “It’s the last resort that we have, it’s the last barrier to a climate collapse.