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GovLab Editorial Board Meeting Links, 7/19/13

1. Environment, Technology and Governance: Geo-Engineering – A New Cold (er, Cooling) War? • http://www.theverge.com/2013/7/17/4531430/the-cia-is-funding-a-study-on-geoengineering Geo-engineering (or climate engineering more accurately) involves active intervention to modify global-scale properties of the atmosphere and climate system, to offset some of the heating and climate disruption being caused by elevated greenhouse gases. There are two broad forms of […]

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GovLab Editorial Board Meeting Links, 7/1/13

Canada Day at the GovLab 1. Institutional Developments: “I’m from the government, and I want to friend you” Policy on Acceptable Network and Device Use and Committee on Social Media and Policy Development 2. Developments in Civil Society: Playing by, and breaking the rules in online activism LeadNow Samara 3. Technology Developments: Quantum Computing Is Google’s […]

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