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In the Afro-Caribbean heart of Puerto Rico, locals fight erosion

In the Afro-Caribbean heart of Puerto Rico, locals fight erosion

The waves crashed loudly on the collapsed ruins of the Paseo del Atlántico, a walkway that once partially protected residents here from the volatile ocean. Erosion along this northernmost coast of Puerto Rico, nearly 20 miles east of San Juan, precipitated the promenade’s destruction, it finally fell into the Atlantic, exposing the Parcelas Suárez neighborhood to the water’s edge.

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Scientists alarmed to discover warm water at “vital point” beneath Antarctica’s “doomsday glacier”

Scientists alarmed to discover warm water at “vital point” beneath Antarctica’s “doomsday glacier”

Scientists have found for the first time, warm water beneath Antarctica’s “doomsday glacier,” a nickname used because it is one of Antarctica’s fastest melting glaciers.

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Conservative States Seek Billions to Brace for Disaster (Just don’t call it climate change.)

Conservative States Seek Billions to Brace for Disaster (Just don’t call it climate change.)

The Trump administration is about to distribute billions of dollars to coastal states mainly in the South to help steel them against natural disasters worsened by climate change.

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‘Kids are taking the streets’: climate activists plan avalanche of events as 2020 election looms

‘Kids are taking the streets’: climate activists plan avalanche of events as 2020 election looms

Organizers in the youth climate movement plan an avalanche of activities beginning next week, determined to make the future of the climate the major issue of the 2020 election.

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How climate change is impacting Antarctica’s ecosystem, Video

How climate change is impacting Antarctica’s ecosystem, Video

The frozen continent of Antarctica may be far from the world’s population centers – but what happens in the rest of the world is having a big impact there.

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Flooding in Venice could be preview of things to come for coastal cities

Flooding in Venice could be preview of things to come for coastal cities

Venice has been racked by unprecedented flooding in recent months. Soon, other cities could see similar situations.

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There’s a Texas-size area of hot sea water off the coast of New Zealand

There’s a Texas-size area of hot sea water off the coast of New Zealand

In the South Pacific Ocean east of New Zealand, satellite imagery shows a massive area of ocean water at well-above-average temperatures.

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The race to lay claim on the Bering Strait as Arctic ice retreats

The race to lay claim on the Bering Strait as Arctic ice retreats

Melting sea ice is prompting fevered dreams of ever-easier access, and a renewed jockeying among Arctic nations for status, profit and ownership.

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