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The mad plan to save Earth by flooding it with phytoplankton
(By Daily Beast: Science (Thor Benson), August 15, 2022)
https://www.thedailybeast.com/artificially-inducing-phytoplankton-blooms-could-lower-carbon-dioxide-levels-and-fight-climate-change?ref=home

Why we need a code of conduct for ocean-based carbon dioxide removal
(By by K. Buesseler, M. Leinen, K. Ramakrishna, F. Chai, S. Smith, M. Wells, J.-E. Yoon in World Economic Forum, June 29, 2022)
https://www.weforum.org/agenda/2022/06/ocean-carbon-dioxide-removal-code-of-conduct/

Removing carbon dioxide: first, do no harm
(By K. Buesseler, M. Leinen, K. Ramakrishna in Nature Correspondence, June 28, 2022)
https://www.nature.com/articles/d41586-022-01774-0

To stop climate change, regulate carbon as a toxic substance
(By The Washington Post - Eugene Robinson; June 20, 2022)
https://www.washingtonpost.com/opinions/2022/06/20/to-beat-climate-change-regulate-carbon-as-a-toxic-substance/

Using the Ocean’s Power to Fight Climate Change
(By WSJ March 11, 2022)
https://www.wsj.com/amp/articles/harnessing-the-ocean-to-combat-climate-change-11646582410

Clearing the Air: Decarbonization Technologies Take a Giant Leap Forward
(By Columbia Climate School January 31, 2022)
https://scitechdaily.com/clearing-the-air-decarbonization-technologies-take-a-giant-leap-forward/

Panel calls for $2.5 billion in ocean geoengineering research
(By Science, December 8 2021 – Review of Academies Report)
https://www.science.org/content/article/panel-calls-2-5-billion-ocean-geoengineering-research

The Complicated Role of Iron in Ocean Health and Climate Change
(By Smithsonian Magazine January 3, 2020)
https://www.smithsonianmag.com/science-nature/complicated-role-iron-ocean-health-and-climate-change-180973893/

Document Highlights

A Research Strategy for Ocean Carbon Dioxide Removal and Sequestration
National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine. Authors: Doney, S.C., Buck, H., Buesseler, K., Iglesias-Rodriguez, M.D., Moran, K., Oschlies, A., Renforth, P., Roman, J., Sant, G.N., Siegel, D.A., Webb, R., White, A. (2021) A Research Strategy for Ocean-based Carbon Dioxide Removal and Sequestration (pdf). Washington, DC: The National Academies Press. https://doi.org/10.17226/26278