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A floating golf course? It could be coming soon

Golf course designers are a borderline crazy breed to begin with, but even by their standards, this is off the wall: plans for an entire floating golf course in the Maldives, a collection of almost 1,200 islands in the Indian Ocean.

The creation of the Maldivian government, Troon Golf and Waterstudio, a Dutch architecture firm, the $520 million course is designed to combat a problem that the rest of us don’t yet have. In short: The Maldives are about to sink below the ocean.

Click here for the full report with a rendering of the project.