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  1. 08 Sep '17 13:45
    Is it possible to create a barrier of some sort in the Atlantic to block in coming hurricanes?
  2. 08 Sep '17 13:50
    Originally posted by @whodey
    Is it possible to create a barrier of some sort in the Atlantic to block in coming hurricanes?
    No.
  3. 08 Sep '17 14:15
    Originally posted by @kazetnagorra
    No.
    Why not?
  4. 08 Sep '17 15:10
    Originally posted by @whodey
    Why not?
    it may have to be kilometers high and hundreds of kilometers wide and we cannot possibly afford to ever build it.
  5. 08 Sep '17 15:34
    Originally posted by @whodey
    Is it possible to create a barrier of some sort in the Atlantic to block in coming hurricanes?
    President Trump can do it. Then he'll let someone else pay for it.
  6. 08 Sep '17 21:30
    Originally posted by @humy
    it may have to be kilometers high and hundreds of kilometers wide and we cannot possibly afford to ever build it.
    How much would it be?
  7. Standard member sonhouse
    Fast and Curious
    08 Sep '17 22:45
    Originally posted by @whodey
    How much would it be?
    More than the combined wealth of the entire planet. Any other great ideas?
  8. 09 Sep '17 00:02
    Weater control systems. They were on star trek so only a matter of time.
  9. Standard member sonhouse
    Fast and Curious
    09 Sep '17 14:23
    Originally posted by @eladar
    Weater control systems. They were on star trek so only a matter of time.
    Just how do you control weater? Last time I tried I blew a circuit breaker.
  10. 09 Sep '17 19:23
    Originally posted by @sonhouse
    Just how do you control weater? Last time I tried I blew a circuit breaker.
    It will probably have to do with satellites and advancements in technology.
  11. 10 Sep '17 02:58
    Ok, how about really strong fans to blow the hurricane towards South America?
  12. Subscriber ogb
    10 Sep '17 04:03
    Originally posted by @sonhouse
    Just how do you control weater? Last time I tried I blew a circuit breaker.
    don't forget the moon is hollow !!
  13. 10 Sep '17 04:54
    Originally posted by @ogb
    don't forget the moon is hollow !!
    I thought it was cheese.
  14. 10 Sep '17 15:08
    Originally posted by @eladar
    I thought it was cheese.
    Swiss cheese!
  15. Standard member sonhouse
    Fast and Curious
    13 Sep '17 16:23 / 1 edit
    Originally posted by @fabianfnas
    Swiss cheese!
    From the moon rock samples I got to hold at Goddard Space Flight center, I'd say they smell more like Brie. Didn't taste like it though, too acidic