Wednesday, February 19, 2014

Geoethics: what is it and why should I care?

Max Wyss

Earth, vol. 58, no. 11, 8-9, November 2013 

The new field of geoethics deals with the ethical, social and cultural implications of geological research and practice, including everything from natural hazard “prediction” to resource exploration and production. The hope is that by discussing geoethical issues, this growing movement will contribute to a better stewardship of our planet.

Read the article here below (click on images to enlarge):