1975Claiborne Pell (1918- ) | Senate Intelligence Committe

Senator for Rhode Island 1961-1997.

Now that we can control the weather, create earthquakes and tidal waves and use it as a weapon of war we need to do a treaty.

Source: "United States and Other World Powers Should Outlaw Tampering With Weather for Use as War Weapon", editorial article, The Providence Journal Bulletin, 1975.

On December 10, 1976, the General Assembly of the United Nations approved the "Convention of the Prohibition of Military or any Other Hostile Use of Environmental Modification Techniques".

Read more in a Bob Fletcher interview. It is old school (check the 1953 ABC-News citation)! Also here.

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