In early 2020, we forecast the coming legal challenges to unsustainable behavior in Blame: The Worm Will Turn. That April, almost exactly a year before the landmark legal decisions described below, we wrote about forensic climate accounting, saying: As costs and damages from human-driven climate events continue to rise dramatically, so will lawsuits against Big Carbon industries…
In the next few years, hundreds of millions of people are going to be underwater without creative solutions to hold back, manage, or adapt to higher sea levels.
For submerged or chronically engulfed communities to survive, they will require homes that can withstand such conditions.
Where relocation is impractical or impossible, floating homes are an obvious part of the solution