Questions for ‘Is weather control a dream or nightmare?’

In September, three hurricanes — from left, Katia, Irma and Jose — spun in the Atlantic. Given the storms’ damage, altering their paths might seem like a good idea. But that could cause damage elsewhere, scientists warn.

NASA Earth Observatory images by Joshua Stevens and Jesse Allen, using VIIRS day-night band data from the Suomi National Polar-orbiting Partnership and Terra MODIS data from the Land Atmosphere Near real-time Capability for EOS (LANCE)

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