Fact Sheet: Understanding the Difference Between Weather Modification and Solar Geoengineering

Despite sharing some similarities in potential outcomes, weather modification and solar geoengineering differ significantly in their objectives, origins, methods, and potential impacts. This fact sheet aims to provide clarity by offering an overview of weather modification and distinguishing it from solar geoengineering. By understanding the nuances between these similar yet distinct approaches, stakeholders can better navigate discussions in these evolving areas.