Disturbing before-and-after images show how Silicon Valley tech offices could be submerged by 2100

by Jeremy Berke : nhregister – excerpt (includes maps) The world’s oceans are rapidly rising as waters warm and ice sheets melt. Coastal locations, like the San Francisco Bay Area, will be among the hardest hit by the rising tide. Beyond sea level rise, San Francisco is slowly sinking at a rate of up to 10 … More Disturbing before-and-after images show how Silicon Valley tech offices could be submerged by 2100

Calif. Central Valley Sank 3 Feet During Historic Drought

By Matthew Renda : courthousenews – excerpt PALO ALTO, Calif. (CN) – While this past winter busted California’s five-year drought, a new Stanford University study shows how the dry years did permanent damage to Central Valley aquifers. A satellite remote-sensing study performed by Stanford researchers shows a portion of the Central Valley sank by as … More Calif. Central Valley Sank 3 Feet During Historic Drought