April 27, 2017

Karen Archey Sinks to New Low

Karen Archey Sinks to New Low

Karen Archey is in Venice this week, the vanishing city with a mere 3 foot elevation. 

Rising sea levels are an obvious problem for the canal-laden city of Venice, Italy, which is threatened with increased flooding as climate change pushes the waterline farther and farther up. And now, scientists have found that the flooding problems are being exacerbated by the entire city's gradual sinking.