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Low-Tech vs. High-Tech in the fight against Climate Change

Posted by on Apr 27, 2010 in Climate Change | 11 comments

Low-Tech vs. High-Tech in the fight against Climate Change

The eruption of a rather small volcano in Iceland in April 2010 showed the world the susceptibility of High tech to small incidents. As for this incident it just caused a lot of inconvenience for the passengers and a couple of hundred millions in losses for the airlines and the economy. As bad as that is it is it but gives us a taste of things to come should the Climate Change. In this case this rather minor incident has to be multiplied by an, as yet, unknown factor. What will happen when the...

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