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A Docu Everyone Should Check Out: Owning the Weather

The IntersectionBy Chris MooneyMar 24, 2009 9:32 PM


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And not just because it features yours truly as a talking head. This is a science- and history-rich documentary about climate and weather modification--which we may well be on the verge of. There has been much quackery in this area in the past, but when it comes to combating global warming, so-called geoengineering could wind up being the real thing--and one of our few, albeit undesirable, options. To that end I want to alert you that Owning the Weather will be premiering on April 3rd at the prestigious Full Frame Film Festival in Durham, NC--more info here. Moreover, here's the trailer, in which I figure briefly: I'm hoping, time and travel permitting, to be involved in the promotional activities for this film. I really think it's excellent--and important.

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