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Turmoil Around the Mediterranean Shores Illustrates Urgency of Climate Change Impacts

The risk of demographic and political impacts of climate change has recently started to gain attention, though the issue is still framed as a future possibility.  For example, when announcing the release the Climate Change Adaption Roadmap, then Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel  stated that “among the future trends that will impact our national security is…


Costa Concordia Architecture Competition Rethinks Disaster to Create a New Seaside Park in Italy ~Inhabitat

The disastrous wreck of the Costa Concordia off the Italian coast was a tragedy that resulted in 32 deaths and still the ship sits in ruins on the reef off Island of Giglio. A new international ideas competition aimed at rethinking the disaster of the wrecked cruise ship recently announced its winners. The proposals seek…