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Hawaii’s iconic Waikiki Beach could be engulfed by the ocean in 20 years — here’s the plan to save it
The Hawaiian coast — including tourism hub Waikiki Beach — is threatened by sea-level rise, a reality that is pushing state lawmakers to act.
MIT researchers figured out how to build ‘pop-up islands’ that could save places like Hawaii from disappearing underwater
Researchers have discovered a way to build pop-up islands by harnessing a wave's energy.
Rising sea levels threaten to submerge entire cities by the turn of the century.
New York’s mayor wants to spend $10 billion to save Wall Street from disastrous flooding, but some people are skeptical
Mayor Bill de Blasio just revealed a $10 billion plan to extend Manhattan's coastline by up to two city blocks.
New York’s $25 billion megadevelopment can withstand a superstorm or terrorist attack — even if the entire city shuts down
The $25 million Hudson Yards megadevelopment is designed to withstand disasters like hurricanes or terrorist attacks.
Miami could be underwater within 80 years, but rich people keep buying luxury waterfront homes — and local experts says there’s a simple e...
Despite warnings that rising sea levels could soon overtake Miami, wealthy home buyers are snapping up high-end real estate left and right.
A $6 million floating home that can withstand Category 4 hurricanes is now a reality. Take a look inside.
The housing startup Arkup built its first floating home that can withstand rising sea levels and Category 4 hurricanes.
The Australian government officially declared the Bramble cay melomys extinct. It's arguably the first animal to go extinct due to climate change.
There’s a cavity underneath Antarctica that’s two thirds the size of Manhattan — a sign ice sheets are melting faster than we though...
Nearly 14 billion tons of ice have melted underneath Antarctica's Thwaites Glacier, leaving an almost Manhattan-sized cavity beneath the surface.
Some of the world's most popular cities could experience unbearable living conditions because of climate change.