rising sea levels

climate change

World’s Largest Ice Shelf Is Melting 10 Times Faster Than Expected

Critical parts of Antarctica's Ross Ice Shelf are eroding due to solar heating of surface waters.
Becky Ferreira
4.29.19
antarctica

Antarctica Is Losing Six Times As Much Ice Mass As It Was 40 Years Ago

"As the Antarctic ice sheet continues to melt away, we expect multi-meter sea level rise from Antarctica in the coming centuries."
Becky Ferreira
1.14.19
Terraform

Abyssal

The final human migration may be to the deep.
Lorraine Schein
10.27.17
climate change

Aquatic Climate Change Performance Art Takes Over Times Square

With Trump's withdrawal from the Paris Climate Accord, 'Holoscenes' is a chilling intervention many hope is fiction, not forecast.
Kara Weisenstein
6.2.17
climate change

NASA Filmed Water Escaping Down Giant Cracks in the Greenland Ice Sheet

It's a beautiful but scary sight, as this water will push sea levels higher.
Farnia Fekri
2.17.17
Florida

Floridians Are Shrugging Off A Hurricane and Zika. But It’s Just the Beginning.

“Summer down here in Miami has been a real hoot, first we had Zika and now we had Hurricane Matthew."
Ankita Rao, Max Reed
10.6.16
Atmosphere

Goodbye World: We’ve Passed the Carbon Tipping Point For Good

Atmospheric carbon levels are probably stuck at 400 parts per million, scientists say.
Sarah Emerson
9.28.16
Stuff

Why Isn't Pop Culture Better at Talking About Climate Change?

Some of the best art of the past year tackles major social issues like racism and surveillance. So why don't more TV shows and movies take on climate change?
Jordan Foisy
12.14.15
daily vice

We Investigate a Sinking Island on Today's 'Daily VICE'

We also meet Mongolian metal band Tengger Cavalry and check out the real-life 'X-Files.'
Daily VICE
12.4.15
video

Bill Nye Explains Why Climate Change Is Making Miami Sink into the Atlantic

“Who wants to go to Miami Beach when it’s the Miami Wetland or the Miami Shin-Deep?”
Clinton Nguyen
10.27.15
The VICE Guide to Right Now

The Entire Continent of Antarctica May Be Doomed by 2100, Thanks to Climate Change

It's easy to forget that Antarctica is actually a large continent and not just a warped white blob at the bottom of world maps.
River Donaghey
10.12.15
tech

Is This Aging South Florida Power Plant a Disaster Waiting to Happen?

Critics say that the Turkey Point facility is in danger thanks to rising sea levels and four decades of wear and tear.
​Jon Silman
6.5.15
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