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We understand something by running experiments and seeing the outcome. The scientific method..

I highly doubt they're going to make rain clouds the size of Alaska, run to their bunkers, and hope everything turns out alright.

They'll start off small and work their way up.

This is assuming technology like this even exists, but I'm just saying.
Edited by Kaldari - 1/10/11 at 9:10pm
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post #32 of 64
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Originally Posted by ryanrenolds08 View Post
Not even close to mid-western Indiana in July. Ive been all over but where I live is so humid it can make you sick...
Wow... As I have not been to any part of the US I cannot know how humid it gets but being in the UAE I have to say that I can't imagine a more humid place... it is ridiculous here...

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Originally Posted by T3h_Ch33z_Muncha View Post
Altering that which we do not understand is folly in the extreme. How can no one see this?
There was an interesting documentary I saw on the drought in Ethiopia where it is believed mass pollution in Europe altered the rain band to move a couple of hundred kilometres up and made the very consistent rain fall every year all but disappear causing a whole country to basically starve to death... maybe two wrongs don't make a right however I do believe that there might be some merit in trying to undo the sins of the past...
post #33 of 64
So this is why its flooding on top of a mountain XD
http://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fb...&id=1390404982
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Originally Posted by Kaldari View Post
We understand something by running experiments and seeing the outcome. The scientific method..

I highly doubt they're going to make rain clouds the size of Alaska, run to their bunkers, and hope everything turns out alright.

They'll start off small and work their way up.

This is assuming technology like this even exists, but I'm just saying.
and that's fine in a controlled environment. You know what the weather is? Probably the most chaotic environment in the world.

Cloud seeding has been around for decades. The reason it hasn't been used is because it starves some areas of rain while giving it to others. It should not be implemented.
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post #35 of 64
Nasa can do this as well. Always amazing to see the miracles of science.
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post #36 of 64
am in Dubai but never heard of it but still good for hot countries
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They've been doing things like this for years...producing storms, weakening storms, it isn't really new

EDIT-Wrote my ENG102 final on weather modification, mainly hurricane seeding and Project Stormfury...seeding clouds tied right in
    
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Oh come on. Weather control has been around since like red alert 2.
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In other news, Europe suffering hard droughts.
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uhhh people have been modifying the weather for quite some time now.... *puts on head dress* and i bet my way is MUCH cheaper than theirs and i bet its just as reliable
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