Cathcart, Richard Brook (1943–)
Geographer specializing in macroengineering. Richard Cathcart is the author
of many papers and articles dealing with novel aspects of superscale engineering
and astroengineering projects.
He was awarded an MA in Geography and founded GEOGRAPHOS, a Burbank, California,
consultancy, in 1969. His current research interests include the history
of anthropogeomorphology and terraforming;
in 1995 he completed a 600-page textbook on these subjects which emphasizes
the geopolitical aspects of famous as well as little-known macroproject
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Macro-Engineering: A Challenge for the Future, edited
by Cathcart, Viorel Badescu, and R. D Schuiling,
was published by Springer in 2006. With Alexander Bolonkin,
Cathcart has co-authored Macro-Projects: Environment and Technology,
published by Nova Science Publishers in 2009.