Predictive Programming? Geostorm, The Movie

https://motherboard.vice.com/en_us/article/9kw3we/geostorm-irl
What if there was a network of satellites that could control the weather around the world? What if someone (or something?) took control of those satellites and started using them to wreak havoc, creating giant tornadoes and freezing airplanes out of the sky? That’s the thrilling premise of Geostorm, a new Hollywood disaster flick from a guy who produced Independence Day, which stars Gerard Butler and comes out in the US on October 20, according to its new trailer.
As the trailer description reads, “the world’s leaders came together to create an intricate network of satellites to control the global climate and keep everyone safe.” Putting aside the conflation of weather and climate (two related but different things), the idea of humanity deliberately altering the climate to create more favorable conditions does have a basis in reality through a burgeoning science called geoengineering. Scientists have proposed a number of schemes to help slow the warming of the Earth, including spraying reflective particles into the atmosphere, brightening clouds with saltwater, and fertilizing carbon dioxide-consuming plankton.
“The technology that controls the weather, controls the world”

2 thoughts on “Predictive Programming? Geostorm, The Movie

  1. Kenneth T. July 13, 2017 at 6:54 AM Reply

    If it can be envisioned, it can be created, maybe not today, maybe not tomorrow, but someday.

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  2. Betty Kelley September 9, 2017 at 5:39 PM Reply

    this movie is making a mockery of the reality of geoengineering going on full tilt on our planet, weaponized weather. there is a mountain of proof, patents, papers but all one ever had to do was be alive, look up, observe and see what has been going on in our skies for decades. this is beyond criminal. weathermen have been forced to sign secrecy agreements. http://www.globalskywatch.com
    http://uscode.house.gov/view.xhtml?path=%2Fprelim%40title15%2Fchapter9A&edition=prelim

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