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The submarines would build icebergs by freezing 82-foot-wide chunks of ice.

A team of designers wants to build an iceberg-making submarine to pop out ‘ice babies’ and combat sea-level rise

A submarine that could produce 82-foot-wide ice chunks is the latest geoengineering proposal aimed at curbing ice melt driven by climate change.
Coastal communities in South Carolina are already seeing the effects of sea level rise on property value.

Climate change experts agree on the last place they’d invest for the future: waterfront property

While it probably won't be underwater in our lifetime, scientists say waterfront property can be a precarious long-term investment.
A rift created when an iceberg broke off from Antarctica's Pine Island Glacier.

Antarctica is melting so fast that scientists are proposing shooting artificial snow out of cannons to slow it down

Two glaciers in Western Antarctica are on the verge of collapse. Scientists say dumping trillions of tons of artificial snow could stop the melt.
Sunny-day flooding on a residential street in Miami, Florida.

‘Sunny-day flooding’ is projected to put parts of the US underwater for at least 100 days per year. Here’s what the Gulf and East c...

Tidal flooding is becoming more frequent as sea levels rise. It's expected to get much worse, especially along the US' Gulf and East coasts.
If the entire Thwaites Glacier were to collapse, it would raise global sea-levels by 2 feet.

One of Antarctica’s biggest glaciers will soon reach a point of irreversible melting. That would cause sea levels to rise at least 1.6 feet.

Antarctica's Thwaites Glacier could pass a tipping point that causes it to lose all of its ice in 150 years. Sea levels would rise by 1.6 feet.
Boaty McBoatface is prepared for deployment.

Beloved submarine Boaty McBoatface has made a critical discovery about rising seas on its maiden voyage in the Antarctic

Boaty McBoatface, the beloved yellow submarine of internet fame, made a discovery about climate change during its first voyage in the Antarctic.
The main recharge Dyke for the Coachella Valley, which helps protect the area from subsidence.

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

Multiple cities and towns in the US have seen their land dip lower, which could damage their infrastructure and make them more vulnerable to flooding.
Hurricane Michael sweeps the beachfront properties of Shell Point, Florida, on Wednesday.

We asked insurance workers where they’d live in the US to avoid future natural disasters — here’s what they said

Actuaries weighed in on where they'd live to avoid devastating natural disasters such as hurricanes and extreme heat.
Rising waters from Hurricane Sandy flooded the streets of New York in 2012.

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

As the planet and its oceans warm, sea-levels around the world are rising. By 2100, US cities like San Francisco and New York could be underwater.
The Seasteading Institute aims to build self-sufficient floating cities.

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

Floating cities have been part of a utopian vision to build societies that operate independently of government.