Sea Level

The Sinking Cities and Rising Seas of (Near) Future Tomorrow

It's time to start thinking about life in a different world, says author Jeff Goodell<p>In a chance encounter, author and climate journalist Jeff …

Climate Change

NASA just launched an online tool to show you which coastal cities will be swallowed when global warming ramps up

As the Earth continues to heat up thanks in large part to the effects of scientifically-proven human factors, our little blue sphere’s collection of …

Climate Change

Dutch show the way to deal with rising sea levels

As world leaders meet in Bonn Germany to look for ways to combat climate change….<p>Just across the border, the Dutch are showing the way on how to deal with rising sea levels.<p>The Netherlands – literally the ‘lower countries’ – knows a thing or two about defending its towns and cities from flooding. …

Climate Change

Sea level rise: Has Vancouver seen this before?

Ask Squamish Chief Ian Campbell what he thinks about global sea level rise, and he’ll tell you that it’s something his ancestors have already lived …

Climate Change

These Are The Melting Glaciers Threatening to Drown Your City, According to NASA

You can use this new simulation tool to find out.<p>New York City has plenty to worry about from sea level rise. But according to a new study by NASA …

Global Warming

$1 Trillion Worth of Homes Could Be Underwater by 2100

Last month was the fifth anniversary of Superstorm Sandy's deadly, destructive rampage through New York and New Jersey, which killed 157 people and …

Real Estate

These Cities May Be At Risk Of Drowning Due To Global Warming, According To NASA

The effects of melting glaciers on Earth's sea levels are already greatly known, however, NASA has now concluded that areas around the globe will all …

Climate Change

New NASA Tool Measures Ice Melt To Predict Extent Of Flooding In Cities

NASA researchers have developed a new tool that forecasts the effects of ice melt, giving cities an advance look into how they might be affected by …

Climate Change

NASA’s new tool predicts which city will flood first from global warming

It is well known that the melting of glaciers will lead to sea level rise, what is not as well understood is how the melting in different regions of …

Climate Change

A Tiny Island Prepares the World for a Climate Refugee Crisis

As rising sea levels threaten to leave millions homeless, a South Pacific island paradise is upstaging wealthier nations in forging a response to the …

Business

It’s now, it’s us, it’s not over – the top 7 takeaways from the new climate change report

<i>Earth as seen from a NOAA weather satellite. Photo: NASA</i><p>The U.S. government recently released the Climate Science Special Report (CSSR) – the work of …

Climate Change

Rotterdam has learned to cope with rising seas. Here’s how.

What the Dutch can teach us about living with water.<p>Whenever a big storm comes along and wipes out a US city, the response is always the same: We need to build a wall to protect us. This was true after Hurricane Katrina hit New Orleans, after Hurricane Sandy hit New York City, and after Hurricanes …

Climate Change

Climate change: Top 10 things you should know

News (Ireland)

The West Will Burn

By the end of the century, sea level rise could wipe out millions of homes and force us to relocate some major population centers. This has been accepted science for decades, and we’re beginning to see the effects today. But just like we’ve gotten used to the idea of a Florida man standing knee …

Climate Change

Glacial melting will flood Mangaluru more than Mumbai, shows new Nasa sea level predictor

The tool predicts how sea levels will rise in 293 port cities in the future.<p>Sea levels in Karnataka’s Mangaluru are likely to rise more than they …

Climate Change

Forget Donald Trump. Can anybody solve climate change?

Meeting for annual climate talks, America’s political leaders are forcefully reiterating their commitments to the landmark Paris climate accord, …

Climate

If Climate Change Is Such A Terrible Threat, Where Is All The Sea Level Rise?

<b>It's coming. Oh boy, is it coming.</b><p>Dramatic sea level rise is not here yet. Oceans are estimated to have risen about 20 centimetres since the mid 19th …

Climate Change

Blunt assessment from climate scientist Robert Kopp: NJ's coastline could disappear quickly | The Star-Ledger

The most comprehensive climate science report in the world was released last Friday, and not surprisingly, it is filled with omens and portents …

Climate Change

Glaetzer breaks sea-level speed barrier

2017-11-12 23:13<p>Matthew Glaetzer (AP)<p>Manchester - Australia's <b>Matthew Glaetzer</b> said he had surprised himself by becoming the first rider to break the …

Sport (South Africa)

Article: We're not even close to being prepared for the rising waters

From The Intelligencer<p>(Image by Photo: LittleBrown, Handout) Permission Details DMCA<p>- Advertisement -<p>Some of humanity's most primordial stories …

Climate Change

Melting ice will increase sea levels and affect global climate, leading to even more melting, say scientists

Melting ice is changing the way seas influence climate on a global scale.<p>A multinational team of scientists from Wales' Bangor University, in …

Climate Change

Global warming could leave 2 million US homes underwater by end of century, report says

SAN FRANCISCO (KRON) — Harvey, Irma, Maria–the triple punch of hurricanes sent floodwaters into neighborhoods from the Caribbean to the East and Gulf …

Climate Change

Four ways Miami startups are trying to save the planet

Imagine building a company that has already saved 1.1 billion gallons of water. Or a system that significantly lowers the cost and increases the …

Business

Sea inundation could affect nearly 25,000 Christchurch properties by 2120: new report

An aerial view of coastal Christchurch suburbs, including South Brighton and Southshore, with Mount Pleasant and Redcliffs in the background.<p>Nearly …

Climate Change

Pope blasts ‘shortsighted human activity’ for global warming

Pope Francis is blasting “shortsighted human activity” for global warming and rising sea levels and is urging leaders at climate talks in Germany to …

Climate Change

Fiji told it must spend billions to adapt to climate change

At COP 23 talks in Bonn, Fiji has called on developed nations to help the world’s most vulnerable build resilience to climate change<p>To prepare for the rising temperatures, strengthening storms and higher sea levels in the coming decades, Fiji must spend an amount equivalent to its entire yearly …

Climate

Art, All at Sea

It's always a source of delight when liberal pieties collide. Which is what happened last week in Laguna Beach, California, when Art had it out with …

Conservative View

How can we save America’s vanishing beaches? California shows the way, according to report

A jeep makes its way through water flooding on Pacific Coast Highway in Sunset Beach due a high tide and storms that moved into Orange County on …

California

Climate change art in Venice illustrates sea level rise during COP 23

Artist Andreco has unveiled his latest art installation, Climate 04-Sea Level Rise in Venice, to raise awareness of the climate change conference COP …

Climate Change

Australia lagging in climate change battle

Australia has less than three years to form a coherent, long-term plan to tackle climate change or the effects could be disastrous, a leading expert …

Climate