Monday, June 3, 2013

The World is Sinking - HBO Vice on Global Sea Level Rise

If you haven't been watching the new series Vice on HBO, you've been missing some of the best new investigative journalism to come to the t.v. in a lonnngggg time. In the latest episode, Vice takes us to Venice where the city is flooded out 100 days of each year due to sea level rise, and to the Maldives - the island nation which is sinking, and to New York City where Hurricane Sandy gave a reality call on global warming last fall.

Also, watch their extended coverage on preventative measures being taken by the city of Venice: