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5:04pm: Sen. José Javier Rodríguez Wore Rain Boots To Draw Attention To Sea Level Rise by WLRN - Listen to music

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Ocean Levels Aren’t Just Rising, the Sea Floor Is Sinking, Too

Mo' water mo' problems.<p>By on<p>Filed Under Climate Change, NASA & Satellites<p>The revolution will not be televised. It'll be sent to your inbox by us.<p>Sea …

Climate Change

Melting glaciers aren’t just causing sea levels to rise – they’re causing the ocean floor to sink

As the Earth’s largest chunks of ice continue to get smaller and smaller, sea levels have risen. All that melting ice has to go somewhere, so as it …

Science

Surging Seas software shows potential impact of rising sea levels on US cities

An interactive mapping tool provides a scary glimpse of how cities such as New York, Boston and Miami might end up if sea levels continue to rise.<p>The …

Climate Change

In Hawaii, Sea Level Rise Could Displace Thousands and Cost $19 Billion

Sea level rise could mean paradise lost in Hawaii. The only island state in the union could face widespread displacement, endangered species habitat …

Climate Change

20,000 Hawaiians could lose their homes to sea-level rise.

This number includes many native families, who face some of the greatest risk of being displaced by flooding.<p>Hawaii can expect its surrounding waters …

Climate Change

Earth getting squashed due to climate change as meltwater from ice sheets make oceans heavier: Study

Earth's seafloors are sinking as extra water pouring off melting ice sheets is making the planet's oceans heavier.<p>The Earth is experiencing some …

Climate Change

Climate Change Is Causing the Seafloor to Sink

If there’s one thing we’re learning about this global planetary experiment called climate change, it’s that there are unexpected consequences. Case …

Climate Change

The Top 7 Climate Findings of 2017

As the potential effects of climate change are seen around the world - from starving polar bears to record-breaking storms - interest in climate …

Climate Change

Sea Level Rise Report Accepted by New State Climate Commission

The 304-page report describes where Hawai‘i is today and where we will be in the future as sea level rise increases with global warming.

Climate Change

The 10 Most Important U.S. Climate Stories in 2017

Following a year of weather extremes, disasters and policy clashes, we asked our readers to help us pick out the most important climate stories from …

Climate Change

How can Jakarta hold back the sea?

“Jakarta Is Sinking So Fast, It Could End Up Underwater” (nytimes) is interesting from an engineering point of view. The city of 30 million people …

Climate Change

9:04am: Sea level rise and Donald Trump at Disney

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Unruly Antarctica could change sea-level outlook without much warning | Ars Technica

These sea-level rise scenarios aren’t new, but they are food for thought.<p>Sea-level rise is one of the more challenging effects of climate change to …

Climate Change

Land where 153 million people live may be underwater by 2100

Projections of how high oceans will rise in the future just got an update for the worse.<p>In a paper published this week in the journal Earth’s Future, researchers incorporated the latest knowledge about ways the Antarctic ice sheet could collapse with existing sea-level rise models, and found the …

Climate Change

Surging Seas

This map shows median local projected sea levels for the year 2100 under different carbon pollution scenarios, based on peer-reviewed research …

Climate Change

Coastal cities are in serious jeopardy, new sea-level rise study shows.

As I wrote in a cover story last month, massive sheets of ice in Antarctica essentially hold humanity hostage, placing hundreds of millions of people …

Climate Change

Antarctic Modeling Pushes Up Sea-Level Rise Projections

<i>Research Report by Climate Central</i><p>Antarctic ice sheet models double the sea-level rise expected this century if global emissions of heat-trapping …

Climate Change

Cutting Carbon Emissions Could Seriously Change the Course of Sea Level Rise

There are many good reasons to cut carbon pollution now, but perhaps none is more important than slowing sea level rise. A new study unveiled at the …

Climate Change

What a School in Bengal Teaches Us About Sea Level Rise

There was a school on one edge of Sagar island in the Sunderbans in 2014; it is not there anymore. Today, sea water regularly comes in a hundred …

Climate Change

Sea level rise could drown more than 2,500 Louisiana historic sites | NOLA.com

More than 19,600 historically significant sites along the Atlantic and Gulf coasts could be lost to sea level rise, according to a new peer-reviewed …

Climate Change

Mid-Atlantic residents see ocean health as major economic issue

Below are some key findings from the survey of residents who live in the Mid-Atlantic region's coastal communities:<p>More residents rate protecting the …

Ecology

6:43am: Ghost forests along Florida's coast are alarming sign of sea level rise by WLRN - Listen to music

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8:43am: Ghost forests along Florida's coast are alarming sign of sea level rise by WLRN - Listen to music

Climate Change

What About Florida? Energy Efficiency, Solar Energy, & Regulatory Backwardness In The Sunshine State (Part 2)

<b>Published on</b> December 5th, 2017 | <i>by Danny Parker</i><p>0<p>December 5th, 2017 by <b>Danny Parker</b><p>Solar Energy in the Sunshine State<p>Florida has been famously known …

Renewable Energy

Study: Rising seas may put US historical landmarks under water this century

Rising sea levels could endanger thousands of important archaeological and historical sites in the next century, according to a new study from the …

Climate Change

Report: Sea-level rise will wash away Maui beaches | News, Sports, Jobs

The 304-page “Sea Level Rise Vulnerability & Adaptation Report,” presented to the Hawaii Climate Change Mitigation & Adaptional Commission, was …

Climate Change

Sea-Level Rise Could Threaten Thousands Of U.S. Historical Sites By End Of 21st Century

The ongoing problem of sea-level rise could end up threatening over 13,000 archaeological and historical sites in the southeastern United States, …

Climate Change

Thanks to global warming, we might have to kiss 13,000 American archaeological sites goodbye

Human history may soon be in serious trouble: More than 13,000 U.S. archaeological sites across nine states are in danger of being lost to sea-level …

Climate Change