13 awesome sci-fi weather control devices that made a difference

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Dec 17, 2012

If we could just control the weather, we could probably do a lot of good—stopping everything from global warming to devastating earthquakes. But judging by the sci-fi track record, mastering weather control technology doesn't usually end well.

Examples run the gamut from classic comics to the long-running Stargate SG-1 series, and unfortunately, in almost every case, it ends up as a weapon instead of a tool.

To celebrate Green Week, check out 12 classic examples of weather control gone wrong.