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Could We Build Weather-Controlling Satellites?

In some science fiction movies, satellites control the weather in disastrous, but effective ways. Here in reality, we have attempted to influence the weather, with mixed results.

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Sources:
http://www.dri.edu/cloudseeding
http://www.weathermodification.org/faq.php
http://www.aoml.noaa.gov/hrd/hrd_sub/sfury.html
http://www.aoml.noaa.gov/hrd/hrd_sub/stormfury_era.html
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http://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=9189996
https://doi.org/10.1175/1520-0477(1981)062%3C0368:HRTFHC%3E2.0.CO;2
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Images:
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Cloudseedingimagerevised.jpg
https://www.flickr.com/photos/britishlibrary/11129116055/
https://www.flickr.com/photos/britishlibrary/11306368406/
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hail_cannon#/media/File:Banska_Stiavnica_Cannon-1.JPG
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hail_cannon#/media/File:International_congress_on_hail_shooting.jpg
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