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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.
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.
Men sit on ferries near a new apartment complex in the rapidly sinking city of Jakarta.

Indonesia wants to spend $33 billion to move its sinking capital hundreds of miles. Here’s what the flooded city looks like.

Moving the capital might be the way to save Jakarta's 10 million residents from flooding.
Waikiki Beach abuts Hawaii's capital, Honolulu, on Oahu's southern shore.

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.

The best sump pumps you can buy

Sump pumps serve a vitally important purpose for homeowners. Here are the best sump pumps that you can buy to ensure proper sewage.
Addy Tritt with all of the shoes she bought from Payless.

A woman bought all the remaining pairs of shoes at a closing Payless store and gave them to flood victims in Nebraska

Addy Tritt purchased all of the remaining shoes at the store in Hays, Kansas, to give to victims of the Nebraska floods.
Cities could see 10 to 12 feet of sea level rise by 2100.

7 American cities that could disappear by 2100

Rising sea levels threaten to submerge entire cities by the turn of the century.

Record flooding is devastating the Midwest and could saddle Nebraska’s farmers with nearly $1 billion of damage

Record flooding has devastated farmers across the Midwest, hitting them with hundreds of millions of dollars worth of damage to crops and livestock.
The Manhattan skyline as seen from Queens.

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.