Report: Sinking Coastal Cities Raise Flooding Risk
CA coast

America's coastal cities are sinking more rapidly than previously thought, elevating the risk of flooding and exacerbating the impact of sea level rise from climate change.

Brittany Maldonado 03/12/2024 - 10:10 AM
What Singapore Can Teach Us About Urban Heat
urban plans

The world is getting hotter. Last year, a record-breaking heat wave caused 61,000 deaths in Europe.

Brittany Maldonado 09/28/2023 - 10:46 AM
Cities are getting warmer. UC Researchers are trying to help.

The past week of unrelenting heat has given California a sobering glimpse of the future. We’ve gotten a taste of what a warmer planet feels like — and it’s brutal.

Brittany M. 09/06/2022 - 8:07 AM
Megaflood Could Decimate Parts of California, New Study Claims

Move over, earthquakes. Scientists say California is at risk of a megaflood that would do far more damage than any quake and could prove to be the most costly geophysical disaster to date.

Brittany M. 08/18/2022 - 8:00 AM
The Next Big Climate Change Battle: Gas Stations

Five Bay Area cities have banned new gas stations in response to the growing threat of climate change. Los Angeles could be next.

Brittany M. 07/21/2022 - 7:33 AM