Worldwide adaptations: Homes and buildings

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    People around the world are devising ways of making their homes and buildings more resilient to the impacts of climate change. Adaptations can range from traditional structures built to cope with increased flooding, to innovative engineering techniques aiming to withstand hurricanes.