Episode: Reimagining New York | NOVA Short


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Reimagining New York | NOVA Short
Disaster risk management expert Klaus Jacob speaks candidly about the effects of climate change and sea level rise on New York City. He says we need to think ahead to what New York will look like 400 years from now in order to plan effectively. Funding for NOVA is provided by David H. Koch, the Corporation for Public Broadcasting, and PBS viewers.

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