Tuesday, 13 September 2011

Global Warming Could Put Florida Nuclear Reactors Under Water

Hurricanes are getting stronger; droughts and floods are more frequent.

In South Florida, waters rose roughly six inches between 1930 and 1981. That might not sound like much, but it's just the tip of a rapidly melting iceberg. "We are the most vulnerable metropolitan area in the world when it comes to sea-level rise," University of Miami professor Harold Wanless says. And, the avuncular geologist adds, that's nothing.


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