What if we could acquire fresh water from the ocean by laying thin sheets of steam-porous film out over the water and allowing the sun to evaporate desalinated water for us?
How about dual use?
What if we could use the same system to create large areas of cold water surface using liquid CO2 poured in from the mainland? In the Gulf of Mexico that will come in handy to decelerate hurricanes headed for major cities. Cutting the wind speed by 20 MPH can be the difference between major loss of life and major rain. When we have Infinite Currency to work with we can move forward with projects such as this when the science and the people are ready for it – without lack of budget or cost overruns delaying solutions to life-threatening problems.