China rainmaker closes hiways with snow

by ARTiFactor on Feb. 22nd, 2009

Snow closes roads after rainmaking attempt
Snow closes roads after rainmaking attemptCourtesy John Lemieux
The longest drought in 38 years in Beijing, China prompted scientists to trying "rain making". They fired 313 cigarette-size sticks of silver iodide into the clouds. Heavy snow brought on after seeding the clouds closed 12 highways around Beijing. Scientific American

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Candace's picture
Candace says:

wow. modern much?

posted on Tue, 02/24/2009 - 9:33pm
Anonymous's picture
Anonymous says:

Tell me when they find a way to make rain!!!! I LOVE RAIN!!!!!

posted on Wed, 05/20/2009 - 5:13pm

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