Venice floods: Climate change behind highest tide in 50 years, says mayor

RAEL’S COMMENT: Still the same joke about climate change”? So, why 53 years ago it was higher? “The highest level ever recorded was 194 cm (76 in) during infamous flooding in 1966” and even more almost 800 years ago: “Local chroniclers report that in 1240 the water (that) flooded the streets (was) higher than a […]