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Space mirrors to focus sunlight and melt polar icecaps

Proposed building giant mirrors on a space station to focus the Sun’s radiation on Earth’s surface, making the far North habitable and freeing sea lan [...]

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Nuke the Arctic to Melt the Poles

Professor Julian Huxley, biologist and Secretary-General of UNESCO 1946–48, proposed exploding atomic bombs at an appropriate height above the polar r [...]

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Metal particle space ring to melt the arctic

M. Gorodsky and Valentin Cherenkov proposed placing a ring of metallic potassium particles into Earth’s polar orbit to diffuse light reaching Earth an [...]

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Project Firefly - Chemical Releases in Space

Project Firefly 1960, the upper atmosphere chemical release program of the Geophysics Research Directorate, in cooperation with other participting age [...]

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President Kennedy United Nations Address On Weather Modification

“if the Soviets control space they can control earth, as in past centuries the nation that controlled the seas dominated the continents.” Senator John [...]

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Project West Ford

480,000,000 copper dipole antennas launched into orbit. The West Ford Needles project was an experiment to allow long distance communications by bounc [...]

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Project Highwater

Experimental release of water in the ionosphere resulted in ice clouds and radio disruption. CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) The United States plans to laun [...]

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President Lyndon Johnson Approves Weather Warfare

“It lays the predicate and foundation for the development of a weather satellite that will permit man to determine the world's cloud layer and ultimat [...]

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Plasma Seeding and Magnetospheric Modification Begins!

“Create an artificial ion cloud in interplanetary space for studying the state of the interplanetary medium .. sounding rocket experiments of May 1963 [...]

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Partial Nuclear Test Ban Treaty

Upper-atmospheric nuclear explosions fry satellites by creating artificial radiation belts. Discovery of "The Christofilos Effect" was made during Ope [...]

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Artificial Strontium and Barium Clouds in the Upper Atmosphere

“So far seven different experiments have been carried out with sounding rockets in the Sahara and in Sardinia.” Active experiments in the magnetospher [...]

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Project High Altitude Research Program (HARP) Cannons Launch Chemical Payloads Into Space

U. S. ARMY MATERIEL COMMAND BALLISTIC' RESEARCH LABORATORIES ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND, MARYLAND Project High Altitude Research Program (HARP) is direct [...]

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Solar-Powered Satellite (SPS) Weather Control Death Ray

Climatological and heating effects of the microwave power trans­mission system in the lower atmosphere. Between 60 and 500 km, the atmosphere is subje [...]

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Sounding Rockets Explosive Shells Pound Ionosphere

December 1, 1970 to April 28, 1972 - ARPA Project SECEDE Contractor: University of Alaska, Geophysical Institute. Amount of Contract: $283,849.00 Stri [...]

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Weather Modification Reporting Act of 1972

Pubic Law 92–205, §1, Dec. 18, 1971, 85 Stat. 735 [H. R. 6893] [1] CHAPTER 9A-WEATHER MODIFICATION ACTIVITIES OR ATTEMPTS; REPORTING REQUIREMENT §330 [...]

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National Weather Modification Policy Act of 1976

S. 3383 (94th): National Weather Modification Policy Act To authorize and direct the Secretary of Commerce to develop a national policy on weather mod [...]

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The Environmental Modification Convention (ENMOD) Weather Warfare Ban

The Convention on the Prohibition of Military or Any Other Hostile Use of Environmental Modification Techniques Parties to the Environmental Modifica [...]

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Weather Modification: Programs, Problems, Policy, and Potential

[FULL DISCLOSURE] Scoping report on all weather modification activities in the USA. This report was required by the Weather Modification Policy Act of [...]

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NASA Project Cameo Barium Cloud Over Alaska

The space agency released barium from a satellite over Alaska Sunday, creating glowing, bluish-white clouds for a weather experiment to study the move [...]

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Project Waterhole, Interrupting Aurora With Water Vapor

Project Waterhole is a series of three sounding rocket launches supported by extensive ground based scientific instrumentation. The purpose of the pro [...]

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