Re: Global Climate Manipulation & Control

Anders Sandberg (
Sat, 16 Nov 1996 23:20:22 +0100 (MET)

On Sat, 16 Nov 1996, Chris Hind wrote:

> This sounds sorta sick but couldn't you terraform deserts by dumping tons
> of raw sewage out there and have it cover the desert for miles and create a
> thick layer of topsoil?

Perhaps, but I think there is a real risk it will just dry up, turn into
dust, and be blown away by the next storm. It has to be fixed long enough
for grasses to grow in it. But I think the idea has some merit, if I get
my hands on a desert ecologist I'll ask him about it.

> >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.
> Ahhh!! Do *NOT EVEN* relate HAARP to the UFO fanatic's dream site. The
> HAARP concept is feasible!

So what? There is already some people who think HAARP is a secret weapon
or a huge environmental danger (just do a web search).

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