Saving the Planet ABCNews

Scientists Say Adjusting Earth’s Path Could Rescue It From the Dying Sun. “We started thinking that if you could move the Earth, you could buy some time,” says Don Korycansky, lead author of a recent paper in Astrophysics and Space Science and a researcher at the University of California at Santa Cruz. He and two other scientists propose gradually shifting Earth’s orbit to keep pace with the expansion of the sun.