Some suggest that the government has been interfering with the weather for years. That belief may have started with cloud seeding to create rain when Mother Nature was being stingy with the wet stuff.
Tonight The Weather Channel initiates a series called “Hacking the Planet.” It looks at how humans can use science to control–or at least alter–the weather. Check your local listings for broadcast information. Where I am, the program airs at 8 p.m.
A question to ask is, assuming we can do it, should we alter the weather? What are the unintended consequences? If one location benefits from weather control, does another area suffer? Could there be weather wars? So many questions, so few answers.