This Is What Earth Will Look Like If All The Ice Melts
National Geographic shows how most coastal cities will be decimated and the population exodus will put a strain on midland resources. On the upside, Antarctica will make an great seaside resort.
Even Mother Nature knows what's up with Florida*.
Everyone laughed when the Incans built in the mountains. Who's laughing now?
Humanity's need to build on coastlines is our downfall. Damn you life-giving water.
How long would it take that inland sea to turn desert into sustainable* farmland?
SOURCES: PHILIPPE HUYBRECHTS, VRIJE UNIVERSITEIT BRUSSEL; RICHARD S. WILLIAMS, JR., WOODS HOLE RESEARCH CENTER; JAMES C. ZACHOS, UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, SANTA CRUZ; USGS; NOAA, ETOPO1 BEDROCK, 1 ARC-MINUTE GLOBAL RELIEF MODEL COPYRIGHT © SEPTEMBER 2013 NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC SOCIETY
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