Can you stop a hurricane?
- Published on: 6/23/2014
- Hurricanes are fueled by the heat and energy in warm ocean water. Dr. Alan Blumberg of Stevens Institute of Technology has a big idea: if you kill the heat you'd zap the energy and eliminate or weaken the storm, thus fighting Mother Nature. You have to cool the water under the eye of the storm. He says his patented technology -- the Hurricane Slayer -- is up for the job.