Cloud seeding

Cloud seeding during Congress rule to be probed: AP minister

 The Andhra Pradesh government has decided to investigate cloud seeding exercises undertaken by the state's earlier Congress government, state Agriculture Minister Prattipati Pulla Rao said here today.

Sep 07, 2015, 21:10 PM IST

Maharashtra govt mulls use of cloud seeding technology for artificial rains

With an aim to generate artificial rainfall in dry parts of the state, Maharashtra Government is mulling to use cloud seeding technology.

Jun 11, 2015, 12:25 PM IST

Maharashtra govt mulls use of cloud seeding tech for artificial rains

With an aim to generate artificial rainfall in dry parts of the state, Maharashtra government is mulling to use cloud seeding technology.

Jun 11, 2015, 11:08 AM IST

Maharashtra mulls cloud-seeding amid IMD's grim rainfall forecast

At a time when the IMD has revised its rainfall forecast from 93 to 88 per cent, Maharashtra government is preparing to use the cloud seeding method and induce rainfall, to cope up with water shortage.

Jun 02, 2015, 15:46 PM IST
'Cloud seeding' can help have rain-free weddings

'Cloud seeding' can help have rain-free weddings

With the help of "cloud seeding" technology people can save their most beautiful day from turning into a disaster.

Feb 03, 2015, 18:30 PM IST

Humans can control weather using lasers, claim scientists

Humans can manipulate and control the weather by seeding `artificial` clouds, inducing rains and even triggering lightning with the help of lasers, scientists claim.

Aug 28, 2013, 19:06 PM IST

BMC should go for water harvesting than cloud seed

The Mumbai civic body should have explored options like rain water harvesting and making wells operational instead of going ahead with cloud seeding, the Opposition Congress in BMC has said.

Aug 19, 2012, 14:49 PM IST

Mumbai pins hopes on `artificial` rains

Worried by the deficient rains this year, Mumbai`s civic body has decided to resort to `artificial rains` at a cost of Rs 65 million, an official said on Thursday.

Aug 17, 2012, 10:04 AM IST

Indian-run NZ firm designs UAV for cloud seeding

An Indian-promoted aviation company in New Zealand is developing what it claims to be the world`s first Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) for cloud seeding.

Mar 26, 2012, 12:47 PM IST

Indian-run NZ firm designs UAV for cloud seeding

An Indian-promoted aviation company in New Zealand is developing what it claims to be the world`s first Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) for cloud seeding.

Mar 26, 2012, 12:47 PM IST

Soon, lasers may trigger showers on demand

Shooting lasers into the air can elicit the formation of water droplets, and scientists claim that the technique could one day help to induce rain artificially.

May 03, 2010, 11:18 AM IST

Soon, lasers may trigger showers on demand

Shooting lasers into the air can elicit the formation of water droplets, and scientists claim that the technique could one day help to induce rain artificially.

May 03, 2010, 11:18 AM IST