What If We Lived In Cities Under Water?

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Shared June 15, 2019

Let's be honest — we are pushing our planet to a climate change catastrophe. But there could be a solution. 71% of Earth's surface is covered with water.

Why don't we make use of all that underwater real estate? What would it be like to live at the bottom of the ocean?

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