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Rodents of an Unusual Size-Meet the invasive, orange-toothed pests of coastal erosion

4 days ago   |   By Ars Technica

The trailer for the documentary Rodents of an Unusual Size
By now, anyone following environmental news recognizes Louisiana as one of the front lines for climate change in the United States. In recent years, writers from the state have famously wondered out loud about whether the boot shape we all learned in elementary school fits anymore, and residents of a small community in Isle de Jean Charles made headlines in 2015-2016 by becoming the first "climate refugees" in the country. Between flooding and the various forces pushing coastal erosion, the town quite literally lost 98 percent of...
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