New York concrete jungles are sinking their own foundation

American concrete jungles are sinking their own foundation

New York is a developed marvel appreciated by many. However, the weights imposed by its magnificent skyscrapers may just lead to its own downfall. Historical context Over the last 2 million years, New York has experienced several Ice Age interspersed with warm period. The city used to be covered by gigantic glaciers which, eventually, retreated. … Read more