Hexbyte  Tech News  Wired Los Angeles Must Pay Billions to Adapt—or Slip Into the Sea

Hexbyte Tech News Wired Los Angeles Must Pay Billions to Adapt—or Slip Into the Sea

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Ronen Tivony/NurPhoto/Getty ImagesLos Angeles derives much of its charm from its diversity, both of its people and its amenities—rolling hills here, lovely architecture there, a national forest to the north and legendary beaches to the west. But much of it is in trouble: Sea level rise is coming for Los Angeles County and its 74…

Hexbyte  Tech News  Wired How Los Angeles Is Helping Lead the Fight Against Climate Change

Hexbyte Tech News Wired How Los Angeles Is Helping Lead the Fight Against Climate Change

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Getty ImagesLos Angeles doesn’t have a great environmental reputation. It’s the car capital of the United States. It’s famous for its curtains of smog, and for stealing a bunch of water once.But the city is in the midst of a metamorphosis. With fewer, yet stronger storms on the horizon, it’s begun an ambitious plan to…