Faraelup by Satellite

People of the Open Sea

This is Faraulep: a tiny Pacific island with a history that stretches back 7000 years...

For generations, the people of Faraulep have maintained a precarious balance on the edge of land and sea...

But due to actions beyond their control- Faraulep is sinking...

NASA Satellite Data

Now the Re'Metau must make a decision: remain on a drowning island, or leave their home forever...

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