Will We Ever Be Able to Control the Weather?

In this edition of I Learned A Thing In The Bathroom, we discuss the various ways we could control the weather—including using millions of tiny balloons.


Welcome to our biweekly podcast, “I Learned A Thing In The Bathroom,” where we explain a weird, tricky or surprising subject in just a few minutes. In this edition, we’ll be looking at how cloud-seeding rockets prevented rain at the Olympic opening ceremony; how lasers can help stop lightning strikes; and how millions of tiny balloons could control all of the world’s weather…or burn every city on Earth to the ground.