Richard  Schiffman

Richard Schiffman

Richard Schiffman is an environmental journalist, poet and author of two books based in New York.

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Fake Trees, Real Potential

There are technologies now being developed which could cut the rate of greenhouse gas accumulation, even potentially return Earth’s atmosphere to preindustrial levels of CO2. Better yet, the price tag for implementing them may not be prohibitive. Best of all, say the two scientists behind the technology, we don’t have to cut out fossil fuels entirely to accomplish this end.