Haarp Essay

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HIGH FREQUENCY ACTIVE AURORAL RESEARCH PROGRAM We decided to write about the consparicy surrounding the HAARP. HAARP a military-funded project called the High-frequency Active Auroral Research Program is located on remote tundra in Alaska, jumps off the horizon just past mile marker 11 on the Glenn Highway. The program's main facility sits behind a barbed wire fence that stretches very far. What really grab the attention of most people are the couple hundred oversized antennas. To be exact 180 silver poles rising from the ground, each a foot thick, 72 feet tall, and spaced precisely 80 feet apart. Geometric patterns form and reform in every direction possible in a symmetry. It looks like a bionic forest. Those fanged metal structures have made the sleepy, rural Alaska village of Gakona, population 200, a lightning rod for controversy. Like many federally-funded projects in the Last Frontier, HAARP saw its financial peak when former Alaska U.S. Sen. Ted Stevens was at the height of his power in the mid-2000s. Theories abound about what goes on inside HAARP, which was founded in 1990 to conduct research on the ionosphere, an upper level of the atmosphere interesting to scientists for its importance in shortwave radio communication and because it's a place where plasma forms naturally. Several conspiracy theorists speculate that HAARP is being used for mind control, weather manipulation, and earthquakes. Former government officials like Jesse Ventura have gone into great detail to help understand this powerful instrument. Speculating that the Extremely Low Frequency waves produced from HAARP, when targeted on selected areas, can weather-engineer and create mood changes affecting millions of people. One of the most controversial yet powerful controls that HAARP has is the ability to manipulate weather patterns. Using weather modification for warfare the United States

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