Rising Sea Levels

Environment

Zombie ice from Greenland will raise sea level 10 inches – Associated Press

Greenland’s rapidly melting ice sheet will eventually raise global sea level by at least 10.6 inches (27 centimeters) — more than twice as much as previously forecast — according to a study published Monday. That’s because of something that could be called zombie ice. That’s doomed ice that, while still attached to thicker areas of

Climate Change

UN: Climate change to uproot millions, especially in Asia

The walls of Saifullah’s home in northern Jakarta are lined like tree rings, marking how high the floodwaters have reached each year — some more than 4 feet from the damp dirt floor. When the water gets too high, Saifullah, who like many Indonesians only uses one name, sends his family to stay with friends.

Opinion

Opinion – Unhappy Anniversary: 50 Years of Misguided Climate Panic – Inside Sources

The recent UN climate summit in Glasgow was predictably branded as our “last chance” to tackle the “climate catastrophe” and “save humanity.” Like many others, U.S. climate envoy John Kerry warned that we have only nine years left to avert most of “catastrophic” global warming. Almost every climate summit has been branded as the last chance. Setting

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