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Man-made islands proposed by Stevens Institute scientist Alan Blumberg could buffer storm impact

Alan Blumberg says the catastrophic damage caused by

Alan Blumberg says the catastrophic damage caused by Superstorm Sandy could have been prevented by man-made barrier islands. (March 31, 2014 6:34 PM)

Scientists at Stevens Institute looking for a way to prevent the future damage to the Jersey Shore believe they have found a solution.

Alan Blumberg says the catastrophic damage caused by Superstorm Sandy could have been prevented by man-made barrier islands.

"What these islands are going to do is block the water so it comes into here and then goes back out to the ocean," Blumberg says.

Blumberg...

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