How Rising Seas Could Threaten the Internet

Posted In Inform, Sea Level Rise

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Climate change poses a serious threat to the United States’ internet infrastructure, with more than 4,000 miles of fiber optic cable expected to be under water within 15 years from just 1 foot of sea level rise, according to a new analysis by scientists at the University of Oregon and University of Wisconsin-Madison…

Read Full Article, Yale e360 (07-17-2018)


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