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Kiribati and climate change

Kiribati and climate change

12:26 | Kiribati could soon become uninhabitable due to climate change. Residents are using all available means to protect themselves from rising sea levels.

How China is designing flood-resistant cities

How China is designing flood-resistant cities

6:49 | Cities around the world are feeling the effects of climate change. Unfortunately, they don’t always have the right infrastructure to handle its impacts — which is one reason why cities are beginning to reimagine urban design.

Can we stop ice sheets from melting?

Can we stop ice sheets from melting?

13:41 | Melting ice sheets are the biggest danger to sea level rise. But researchers are investigating whether there could be a way to stop the flow of ice. Could these far-out ideas be worth it?

The threat of rising sea levels

The threat of rising sea levels

41:12 | On the paradisiacal San Blas Islands, the kunas live with the rhythms of nature. As sea levels rise, they face a major dilemma: should they move to the countryside or wait for the water to come?

High Tide Flooding

High Tide Flooding

6:57 | We visit Annapolis, Maryland, a state capitol, home of the U.S. Naval Academy, and seaside tourist town that has seen a dramatic increase in floods in recent years.

Our Dynamic Earth: Rebound and Subsidence

Our Dynamic Earth: Rebound and Subsidence

2:14 | The Mississippi River Delta is essentially drowning as sinking ground is combined with higher sea levels. NASA is studying this case with an airborne campaign designed to study how sediments are accumulating on the delta.

Why scientists are so worried about this glacier

Why scientists are so worried about this glacier

4:58 | The Thwaites Glacier, in West Antarctica, has retreated more than 14 kilometers in the last two decades as warm ocean water undermines it. It’s why scientists are racing to find out how close it is to total collapse.

Rising threat from the seas

Rising threat from the seas

42:25 | How high will the oceans rise due to climate change? The projections are the subject of dispute, with scientists continually correcting their estimates upward.

Our Rising Seas

Our Rising Seas

31:39 | The present sea level rise is due to human-produced climate change. That accelerating rise is unevenly distributed around the globe, with certain areas much more vulnerable than others.

WTF gør vi med klimaet – Redningsplanen

WTF gør vi med klimaet – Redningsplanen

6:24 | Vandstanden i verdenshavene stiger som følge af et varmere klima. Hvilken betydning har klimaforandringerne for vandstanden i Danmark? Magnus Millang og hans bror Emil advarer i denne video danskerne om konsekvenserne.

Rising Seas: How Fast, How Far?

Rising Seas: How Fast, How Far?

31:32 | Observations show that the seas are indeed rising, and that the rise in the 20th Century is unique in the context of the previous millennia.