The ferocity with which Cyclone Idai devastated parts of Mozambique, Zambia and Zimbabwe has led to it being called the worst natural disaster ever to hit the southern hemisphere. Cyclones, storms, floods and droughts are nothing new in the world but the frequency with which these occurrences happen is new.
No doubt climate change has a lot to do with it. Human activity, we are now convinced, has caused a good deal of climate change and the culpable actions have been recognised. But there is growing evidence that there is another form of human interference aimed at controlling weather patterns which seems to have gone under the radar – for obvious reasons. This is the phalanx of electromagnetic warfare carried out by the global military superpowers.
It should be kept in mind that when the notion that human industrial activity would lead to global warming was first articulated, it was dismissed as a conspiracy theory. Now we know better.
In the same spirit, for our Cover Story this month, Baffour Ankomah has researched the extent and scope of this form of top secret warfare and its implications. Is man playing God and reaping catastrophic results?