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San Francisco is building skyscrapers like crazy — and there could be a deadly downside

San Francisco is undergoing a construction boom, but building codes for skyscrapers aren't strong enough, according to experts.

An earthquake expert told us there’s one neighborhood in San Francisco where she’d never live

There's a 76% chance that the Bay Area will experience a magnitude 7.2 earthquake before 2047. Some areas are safer than others.

San Francisco’s housing market is so dire that people are spending over $1 million on the ‘earthquake shacks’ built after the 1906 f...

Cottages known as "earthquake shacks" are one of the most desirable real-estate assets in the city.

Why San Francisco is a nightmare, according to science

The San Francisco Bay Area may be one of the most disaster-prone parts of the country.

San Francisco just voted to regulate the glut of shared electric scooters that startups are putting all over the city’s streets

Scooter startups began leaving electric two-wheelers all over San Francisco a few weeks ago. Now the city has had enough.
Facebook's office may be fully underwater by 2100, based on worst-case scenario sea level rise projections.

Disturbing before-and-after images show how San Francisco tech companies could be underwater by 2100

Many of the San Francisco Bay Area's tech campuses, including Facebook and Yahoo, may be underwater by 2100
Bird founder and CEO Travis VanderZanden

An ex-Uber employee is littering the streets of San Francisco with scooters and claims the city wants to shut down his $300 million startup

A San Francisco city official said Bird, an electric-scooter startup, was 'out of their minds' and spreading 'misinformation.'
Electric scooters are taking over San Francisco.

SCOOTER WARS: 3 startups are raising hundreds of millions to speed up your commute — but they’re annoying everyone in San Francisco

Electric scooters are taking over San Francisco. We talked with the founders of Spin and Bird about their bumpy rides.