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A bike path near Sausalito, Calif. flooded in January during a high tide. Sea levels will rise between six and 18 inches in different parts of the U.S. over the next 30 years, according to a new report. JOSH EDELSON/AFP via Getty Images hide caption

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Ocean water along U.S. coasts will rise about one foot by 2050, scientists warn

Sea levels are rising even faster on the East Coast and Gulf Coast. And advances in climate science mean we can see the future clearly for the first time.

People line up to receive a Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine dose during a mass vaccination campaign in Abidjan, Ivory Coast, in August 2021. Issouf Sanogo/Getty Images hide caption

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Why this USAID official is optimistic the U.S. can get the world vaccinated

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A bike path near Sausalito, Calif. flooded in January during a high tide. Sea levels will rise between six and 18 inches in different parts of the U.S. over the next 30 years, according to a new report. JOSH EDELSON/AFP via Getty Images hide caption

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Ocean water along U.S. coasts will rise about one foot by 2050, scientists warn

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'2001' and 'Blade Runner' visual effects wizard Douglas Trumbull has died at 79

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