sea level rise

climate change

The 'Window of Opportunity' to Act on Climate Change Is 'Almost Closed,' UN Warns

Greenhouse gas levels have hit a record high and there's no sign of reversal, according to a new UN report.
Jordan Pearson
11.22.18
climate change

A Hurricane Just Caused This Remote Hawaiian Island to Vanish

The northerly East Island in Hawaii’s French Frigate Shoals is now submerged beneath the sea.
Sarah Emerson
10.24.18
climate change

Sea Level Rise Will Flood Key Internet Infrastructure Within 15 Years

NYC, Miami, and Seattle are among the metropolitan regions most vulnerable to internet infrastructure damage due to climate change.
Becky Ferreira
7.16.18
Rising Tides

Climate Change Is Creating an Entirely New Kind of Refugee

Island communities will soon be forced to flee their watery homes. But will they be offered the legal rights of refugees?
Darby Hopper
7.14.17
Larsen C Ice Shelf

A Trillion-Ton Iceberg Just Broke Off Antarctica

Now what?
Kaleigh Rogers
Kate Lunau
7.12.17
Radio Motherboard

Sci-Fi Author Kim Stanley Robinson Talks About 'New York 2140'

The new novel imagines life in a partially drowned NYC after massive sea level rise from climate change.
Carl Franzen
7.7.17
climate change

Sea Level Rise Will Completely Reshape Canada by 2100

Vancouver, Halifax, and Tuktoyaktuk are on the front lines.
Kate Lunau
6.28.17
sea level rise

A Texas-Sized Area of Antarctica Turned to Slush Last Year

Antarctica is melting from above.
Lisa Cumming
6.16.17
sea level rise

Coastal Flooding in Cities Like Vancouver, LA, and Seattle Could Double by 2050

Some cities are preparing for the worst. Others aren’t doing enough.
Bryson Masse
5.18.17
doom

New Simulations Predict the United States' Coming Climate Change Mass Migration

Rising sea levels are more than a coastal problem.
Michael Byrne
4.17.17
Radio Motherboard

Watch Live: Sci-Fi Author Kim Stanley Robinson on Climate Change And Staying Afloat in a Drowned New York

The acclaimed sci-fi author talks to Motherboard about his new novel 'New York 2140', set in a realistically flooded—but still thriving—Gotham.
Carl Franzen
3.21.17
climate change

NASA Filmed Water Escaping Down Giant Cracks in the Greenland Ice Sheet

It's a beautiful but scary sight, as this water will push sea levels higher.
Farnia Fekri
2.17.17
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