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Climate Change Threatens to Wipe some Islands Off the Map

A small uninhabited island that has slipped beneath the water line shows only a small pile of rocks at low tide on Majuro Atoll in the Marshall Islands on November 5, 2015. To small island nations, the United States pulling out of the Paris climate-change pact makes their future seem fragile. (Rob Griffith/AP)

Washington Post 

The Marshall Islands and other low-lying island countries are in danger as the tides rise.