Tagged With Sea Level Rise

7 places that are sinking faster than anywhere else in the US


Floating cities are getting far closer to reality than ever before — but they won't be the libertarian utopias billionaires have proposed


Disturbing before-and-after photos show how US cities — and their famous landmarks — could be underwater in 80 years



Ice sheets are melting far faster than we thought — in a worst-case climate breakdown, coastal cities like New York and Shanghai would be swamped


Silicon Valley’s largest city is sounding the alarm about a drinking water crisis that no one knows how to fix


A gondola network that flies at 30 miles per hour could be a solution to New York City's broken subway system



10 sinking cities that could soon be underwater


Indonesia wants to spend $33 billion to move its sinking capital hundreds of miles. Here's what the flooded city looks like.


Hawaii's iconic Waikiki Beach could be engulfed by the ocean in 20 years — here's the plan to save it


MIT researchers figured out how to build 'pop-up islands' that could save places like Hawaii from disappearing underwater


7 American cities that could disappear by 2100


New York's mayor wants to spend $10 billion to save Wall Street from disastrous flooding, but some people are sceptical



New York's $25 billion megadevelopment can withstand a superstorm or terrorist attack — even if the entire city shuts down


Miami could be underwater within 80 years, but rich people keep buying luxury waterfront homes — and local experts says there's a simple explanation for it


A $6 million floating home that can withstand Category 4 hurricanes is now a reality. Take a look inside.


Meet the first species to go extinct because of climate change — it was tiny, cute, and fluffy



Flooding on sunny days is already cutting into income in coastal towns. One small town alone lost $172,000 in a year.


There's a cavity underneath Antarctica that's two thirds the size of Manhattan — a sign ice sheets are melting faster than we thought


Scientists say these 10 major cities could become unlivable within 80 years


A $68 million Miami penthouse could shatter Florida's real-estate record, but its building might soon be underwater