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, 2022disabledshowshow2015Amanpour and Company: Michael Oppenheimer: 'Storms are becoming more violent'Professor Michael Oppenheimer has been on the leading edge of climate science for decades.2019-03-20 21:00http://www.pbs.org/wnet/peril-and-promise/files/2019/03/tJSSlEI-asset-mezzanine-16x9-4ZxRr79-480x270.jpg3025693577cove1996MetroFocus: SINKING SOLUTIONA frightening thought: a massive storm surge knocking out a third of lower Manhattan.2019-03-20 21:00http://www.pbs.org/wnet/peril-and-promise/files/2019/03/Lt7EagQ-asset-mezzanine-16x9-KzuabEf-480x270.jpg3025685841cove
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.