“We are standing above the new Sorek desalination plant, the largest reverse-osmosis desal facility in the world, and we are staring at Israel’s salvation. Just a few years ago, in the depths of its worst drought in at least 900 years, Israel was running out of water. Now it has a surplus.” From Scientific American: Israel proves the desalination era is here. So we finally have a potential solution to oceans rising due to climate change. We just have to drink faster.