by Katie Valentine Posted on September 23, 2014
"We look at our children and wonder how they will know themselves or their culture should they lose our islands."
by Andrew Breiner Posted on September 17, 2014
Though more than half the Republican Party still denies the reality of climate change, the evidence may soon be lapping at their feet.
by Joanna M. Foster Posted on March 6, 2014
Hundreds of people who had to flee their houses earlier this week as floodwaters tore through Majuro, the capital of the Marshall Islands, are now returning home to pick up the soggy pieces.
by Emily Atkin Posted on March 5, 2014
"Given the millennial scale lifetime of carbon dioxide in the atmosphere, our results indicate that fundamental decisions with regard to mankind's cultural heritage are required."
by Jeff Spross Posted on February 5, 2014 Updated: February 5, 2014
Researchers concluded 0.2 to 4.6 percent of the world’s population will be flooded annually by the end of the century, resulting in annual losses of 0.3 to 9.3 percent of global GDP.
by Emily Atkin Posted on January 29, 2014
Faced with rising sea levels that flood farmlands and seep into homes during high tide, residents of the Fijian village of Vunidogolo are packing their bags.
by Ari Phillips Posted on January 13, 2014 Updated: January 14, 2014
Antarctica's Pine Island Glacier accounts for about one-fourth of the total ice melt from the West Antarctic Ice Sheet. If the entire ice sheet retreated it could cause sea level to rise by more than 10 feet.