Wednesday, 18 July 2018

Global warming poses "devastating" threat to the internet, study says.

A flooded street after a coastal storm at Turner Road in Scituate, Mass. Credit: David L. Ryan/The Boston Globe via Getty Images
Parts of the infrastructure that forms the backbone of the Internet — from fiber optic cables to colocation facilities — is at risk of being flooded and knocked offline during the next few decades as a result of climate change-related sea level rise, according to a new study.





Full story at Axios.
By Andrew Freedman.




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