availablepublic15243018387506cove1524Sinking Cities: Sinking Cities: LondonSee why London’s Thames Barrier can no longer keep the city safe from rising tides.See firsthand why London’s Thames Barrier is no longer enough to keep the city safe from rising tides. The system has worked for decades, but due to increased environmental challenges, its location on a flood plain and heavy urbanization, London must now explore both low-tech fixes and some of the most advanced engineering solutions in the world.2018-11-14 21:00publish2022-11-13 23:59:59November 13, 2022disabledshowshow1635PBS NewsHour: Brexit may divert power from these ocean energy advancesBrexit may divert power from these ocean energy advances2018-12-09 21:00http://www.pbs.org/wnet/peril-and-promise/files/2018/12/GJ88ROf-asset-mezzanine-16x9-JX4jqK8-480x270.jpg3019255713cove1627PBS NewsHour: Scotland bets on tidal energyScotland bets on tidal energy2018-12-08 21:00http://www.pbs.org/wnet/peril-and-promise/files/2018/12/jqVIF1d-asset-mezzanine-16x9-QsoJ4Lx-480x270.jpg3019246707cove
Sinking Cities: London
Sinking Cities | Premiere Date: November 14, 2018 | 0:55:01
See why London’s Thames Barrier can no longer keep the city safe from rising tides.