Jeff Goodell’s latest book, The Water Will Come: Rising Seas, Sinking Cities, and the Remaking of the Civilized World, was published in October by Little, Brown and Company.

Articles by Jeff Goodell


Permanence Is Just an Illusion

By Jeff Goodell
December 19, 2017 — In the wake of an especially destructive hurricane season, conservationists and urban planners are grappling with how to protect coastlines—and are increasingly looking to nature for inspiration.