by Jeff Spross Posted on August 21, 2014
California likely faces three feet of sea level rise by the end of the century, along with billions in damage to its economy, according to a report from the state's legislature.
by Jeff Spross Posted on August 18, 2014 Updated: August 19, 2014
"Relocation is the only option available that will keep the community safe and will allow for future growth and prosperity of the capital and the province."
by Ari Phillips Posted on July 28, 2014
Climate change isn't always catastrophic, it can also be a nuisance.
by Jeff Spross Posted on July 21, 2014 Updated: December 16, 2014
City planners are grappling with many of the threats and possibilities for mitigating them, from streets that can double as canals to underground cisterns and floating buildings.
by Jeff Spross Posted on July 18, 2014 Updated: October 20, 2014
After a letter from ten Florida scientists asked Gov. Rick Scott (R-FL) for a meeting to discuss climate change, Scott's Democratic rival agreed to see them. Now Scott has agreed as well.
by Jeff Spross Posted on July 16, 2014 Updated: October 20, 2014
If you’re not a scientist, presumably you should listen to people who are when grappling with climate change.
by Joe Romm Posted on July 14, 2014
If the waters are rising around you, and your current course of action must inevitably lead to your total inundation and death, is that “drowning”? Common sense says, yes -- which means Miami and the Everglades and all of South Florida are drowning.
by Katie Valentine Posted on July 9, 2014 Updated: July 9, 2014
"Why in the world would anyone want to have a critical electrical facility that produces power for the entire region -- not just Oxnard -- within the coastal flooding zone?"
by Ari Phillips Posted on July 1, 2014 Updated: July 1, 2014
Kiribati is the first country to actually purchase land in another country as a hedge against climate change.
by Ari Phillips Posted on June 10, 2014
Dust in Greenland's massive ice sheet is gathering more heat and speeding up the melting of a major driver of sea level rise.