End of Cheap Oil
At the surface a massive drilling vessel called the Discoverer Enterprise strains to reach it. It's the spring of 2003, and for more than two months now the Enterprise has been holding steady over a spot 120 miles (190 kilometers) southeast of New Orleans ...
Alaska ' The North Pole ' Introduction
Alaska Regions in Brief Southeast Alaska ... all the way around the coast, out to the Aleutians, and the Alaska Peninsula and Kodiak Island, south of Anchorage. But some towns in each of the other regions also could be called "Bush villages."
U.S. coastal flooding on the rise, government study finds
Flooding is increasing in frequency along much of ... In the southeast Atlantic, five of eight gauges “are now on an accelerating nuisance flood frequency trajectory.” *Four of the eight gauges on the Gulf coast showed accelerating increases in minor ...
In praise of the north
I think it's called Come Along ... the coast shares the wide-open, uncluttered feel that is such an attraction of the north in general. Variety is the other thing. You like unusual pebbles? Spurn Point in east Yorkshire vies with Chesil Beach. Flatlands ...
Changes east to west: Breaking down the climate report by region
The impacts of climate change will be strongly felt along the coast -- an area important for the region's ... with exceptions in smaller areas and shorter time periods." -- As sea levels rise, coastal areas of Washington and Oregon will flood more often.