Why some major Persian Gulf cities could become 'uninhabitable'

October 26, 2015 10:42 PM

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Why some major Persian Gulf cities could become 'uninhabitable'

A new study shows cities like Dubai, Abu Dhabi, and Doha could face drastic heat waves after 2100 that would make it impossible for humans to survive. Will this force Gulf states to address climate change?

Dubai is the epitome of modern urban life. Home to more than two million people, the United Arab Emirates city has been a Mecca for the global elite and development investors, where multi-billion dollar high rises are erected at a lightning-fast pace, and the shoreline is carved with artificial isla...

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