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To use nuclear weaponry to combat global warming.

I heard that if we had a global nuclear war, that would usher in a new ice ace or 'nuclear winter'. If global warming gets to a critical point, couldn't we just explode a measured amount of nukes, to get a mild nuclear winter to help cool the earth??

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    Jul 24 2013: Also, if this was to work, where would be the best place to explode them?? All together somewhere remote like Antarctica or evenly dispersed globally in non-populated areas or perhaps in the air??
    • Jul 25 2013: one question -
      ARE YOU SERIOUS ?
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        Jul 25 2013: Humans are a parasite to our planet, and must be destroyed.
        • Jul 25 2013: A troll has risen!!!
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          Jul 26 2013: To our planet, all species are parasite, and none of them, including us, is capable to harm it.

          No planet cares about its climate. In fact, many of them don't even have any and they don't seem to be frustrated about that.

          An ecosystem is different, which probably was what you were referring to. But even the ecosystem will adjust to whatever climate we create. So no need to worry about it either.

          The only thing we need to worry about is us and the species we endanger. So your solution actually doesn't change anything, as it will not only destroy us, but also the species we endanger.

          So can you think of something which can actually help those things you obviously care about?
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        Jul 26 2013: @Lejan You're right, when I said Earth I meant the environment.
        I was joking, but now that you mention it- let's just let everything die.. The Earth doesn't care, anyways right?? Seems like the people on Earth don't seem to care, either. We are more than capable of moderating our emissions and stopping the cutting down of forests, but we actually do little to nothing as a whole because people do little to nothing as individuals.

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