Ancient mariners apparently had it right. A little oil on a stormy sea can calm troubled waters, according to new research out of the University of California, Berkeley.
That reaffirmation of an old proverb could play a significant role in a slightly expanding effort to realize one of humanity's oldest dreams. Instead of just talking about the weather, as Mark Twain once observed, why don't we do something about it?
The Berkeley research is significant because it suggests -- and at this point...Full Story