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“In Hoboken, a glimpse of cities’ future fights over rising seas”

The Washington Post had a thoughtful article today about how Hoboken NJ is dealing with development along the seafront following the devastation from Hurricane Sandy.  This is particularly important because of the risks from sea level rise in the coming decades, which will make inundation along the coastline more frequent…
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Is sea level rise accelerating?

A recently-released study of sea level rise measured by satellite altimetry shows a troubling hint of an accelerating upward trend in the already rising sea levels which may mean that coastal areas could be swamped sooner and more frequently than was previously predicted.  You can read the original paper in…
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