We called it Sandy, and it came to tell us we should have listened harder when the first, second, and third disasters showed up.
Can big cities like New York or Washington protect against storm surge and rising seas?
Storms in the Emergency Room – Hurricane Sandy, coal and nukes – it’s not pretty. From D.C. as storm hits, Earthbeat’s Daphne Wysham on the climate connection. From Australia, Greenpeace’s Georgina Woods on huge coal expansion. Then a Canadian plan to dump nuclear waste right next to Lake Huron and world’s biggest running reactor.