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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.
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.
An Amazon data center in Oregon.

Amazon employees were miffed at Jeff Bezos’ response to their climate-change proposal: ‘This is not the kind of leadership we need’

Despite the cold-shoulder from their boss, they aren't giving up. They want their company to be a climate change leader, not a contributor.
A New York City subway car turned into a coral reef.

10 other-worldly photos that capture the surprisingly complicated process of turning New York subway cars into coral reefs

Over the course of two years, photographer Stephen Mallon captured the complicated process of turning New York City subway cars into coral reefs.
Allergy sufferers sneeze in parks around Melbourne, Australia, August 26, 1998.

Your seasonal allergies are getting worse because of high levels of carbon dioxide — here’s why

As more carbon dioxide accumulates in the atmosphere, that leads pollen counts and distribution to increase as well, making allergies worse.
Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos

People dressed as poop emojis and other protesters are swarming Amazon’s annual shareholder meeting in Seattle

Amazon is a controversial company — as proven by the interesting kinds of protestors at the company's annual shareholders meeting on Wednesday.
A commuter train with passengers waiting to be rescued inside is stuck in flood waters during a heavy rainstorm in Toronto, Canada, July 8, 2013.

Ice sheets are melting far faster than we thought — in a worst-case climate breakdown, coastal cities like New York and Shanghai would be swampe...

Scientists have underestimated how much sea levels will rise by 2100. A new study shows that oceans could rise by 6.5 feet, swamping coastal cities.

13 mind-blowing facts about Florida’s economy

Florida has one of the biggest economies in the United States, and has a larger GDP than Turkey, Switzerland, and Argentina.
Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-N.Y.).

‘No middle ground’: Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez slams Joe Biden over climate change at a Green New Deal town hall in DC

"I will be damned if the same politicians who refused to act then come back today and say we need a 'middle of the road' approach to save our lives."