Re: Global Climate Manipulation & Control

Michael Lorrey (
Fri, 15 Nov 1996 18:46:47 -0500

Chris Hind wrote:
> This is a thread which I have REALLY TRIED to get started for QUITE
> SOME TIME. There are new technologies being explored which may lead to
> the ability for us to manipulate the weather across the globe. The
> lesser of the two major climate manipulation technologies can be
> accomplished by injecting large amounts of silver nitrate into the
> I-wall of a hurricane to dissolve it. The greater of the two is called
> HAARP. To sum things up, HAARP is about a military technology being
> developed in Alaska called High-Frequency Active Auroral Research
> Program (HAARP) in which you could create artificial satellites that
> you could bounce signals off of by heating sections of the atmosphere
> with a highly focused radiowave beam. This HAARP technology is in it's
> infancy so its possible that with a few breakthroughs in amplifying
> the power of the highly-focused radio beam, that we could ultimately
> control global climate by heating sections of the atmosphere in
> patterns to move moisture around. Technology like this could be used
> for the benefit of mankind by dissolving hurricanes before they make
> contact with coastlines or moving rain clouds into drought areas but
> it can also be used as an incredible weapon which is surely the reason
> for the US defense department having a hand in the development.
> Imagine if during the Gulf War we had the power to turn Iraq into an
> inland sea by using a technology like HAARP to create major flooding
> and literally destroy the country? Can we forsee ourselves
> manipulating global climate in, lets say the next 20 years? Is the
> United States responsible enough to use this type of power for the
> good of the people? Saving millions of dollars and thousands of lives?
> What possible side effects could occur? Should we take the risk?

HAARP is going to be the Area 51 of the 21st century. It will have all
sorts of things ascribed to it, a few of which will be true, the rest
will be pure bogosity.