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We've put here some useful links to get you started.  Mostly, these are to publicly accessible, peer-reviewed scientific articles -- either the original academic papers or a journalistic summary from New Scientist or other magazines.  Occasionally you might have to register for a free account to read these. Follow also the links in those papers!   We won't have the capacity to keep you fully updated.  Search engines also help!

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Part 1 | Methane

Some important recent scientific papers

Evaluating the potential of iron-based interventions in methane reduction and climate mitigation - Environmental Research Letters, 19 April, 2024

A high efficiency gas phase photoreactor for eradication of methane from low-concentration sources - Environmental Research Letters, 18 December, 2023

Photocatalytic chlorine atom production on mineral dust–sea spray aerosols over the North Atlantic - Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 24 July, 2023

Seasonal increase of methane emissions linked to warming in Siberian tundra - Nature Climate Change, 27 October, 2022

Atmospheric methane removal: a research agenda - Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society, A, 27 September, 2021

Vulnerability of permafrost carbon to climate change: implications for the global carbon cycle - BioScience, 8 September 2008

Some review articles in popular magazines

Why methane emissions are still a mystery - MIT Technology Review, 15 March 2024 

Clearing the air: revolutionizing methane removal with the groundbreaking MEPS technology - Advances in Engineering, 2023

The Arctic’s permafrost-obsessed methane detectives - WIRED, 6 April 2023

These startups hope to spray iron particles above the ocean to fight climate change - MIT Technology Review, 15 February 2023

It might be time to take methane removal seriously - WIRED, 17 February 2022

Pulling methane out of the atmosphere could slow global warming—if we can figure out how to do it - MIT Technology Review, 27 September 2021

Part 2 | Human Settlements 

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Part 3 | Blue Carbon 

Some important recent academic papers

The promise of blue carbon climate solutions: where the science supports ocean-climate policy - Frontiers in Marine Science, 29 April 2022

Some review articles in popular magazines

Kelp forests capture nearly 5 million tonnes of CO2 annually - New Scientist, 18 April 2023

‘Blue carbon’ credits could help restore ecosystems - WIRED, 24 April 2021

Part 4 | Land restoration 

Some important recent academic papers

Earth at risk: an urgent call to end the age of destruction and forge a just and sustainable future - Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences Nexus, 2 April 2024

Some review articles in popular magazines

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