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QUESTION: can u name some weather modifications other than cloud seeding which are helpful for human.

ANSWER: Hi Ken

There have been proposals to put reflective metal pieces on the ocean surface, remodel terrain and / or reduce the amount of sunlight reaching the earth to modify the weather. None of those proposals have been instituted.

For more on the subject, see:

http://www.weathermodification.org/publications/index.php/JWM/issue/current/show

http://www.wanttoknow.info/war/weather_modification_owning_weapon.shtml

http://peswiki.com/index.php/Directory:Weather_Control

http://csat.au.af.mil/2025/volume3/vol3ch15.pdf

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QUESTION: can you please tell me that what is the importance of snow and rain to mountains?

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Hi Ken

Snow and rain are both important in that the run-off is important to the water supply / table in the flat land below.

http://earth.rice.edu/mtpe/hydro/hydrosphere/topics/water_table.jpg

Additionally, snow in the mountains is important to ski operations at ski resorts.

And, there is a rain-shadow effect from mountains:

http://www.mrphome.net/mrp/rainshadow.swf

http://www.olympicrainshadow.com/images/rainshadow_diagram.jpg  

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