Peril and Promise: Sinking Cities

How will New York, Tokyo, London and Miami come to grips with the real-time effects of rising seas and extreme weather? In this four-part series from Peril and Promise, Sinking Cities presented an urgent and eye-opening examination of what may be one of the biggest threats to human survival.

  • 1.5 Million Broadcast Viewers

    In addition, the series garnered 270,000 streaming views. Partners that helped spread the word about the series include Columbia University’s Earth Institute, The Wildlife Conservation Society and 100 Resilient Cities.

Held at the American Copper Buildings, some of the most climate-resilient new developments in NYC, the Sinking Cities preview event and Q&A session featured several of the world’s foremost climate, architecture and urban resilience experts. Joseph Sinnott

  • Note to self: stop watching @netflix, start watching @PerilandPromise @SinkingCitiesPBS

    – Frannie B., via Twitter