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Scientists have discovered that the ice shelves of South Antarctica, located in the Bellingshausen sea , are in rapid melt. This new study follows reports that the remnants of Larsen B should ...
by Pakalolo
Comment Count 76 comments on Fri May 22, 2015 at 03:06 PM PDT with 170 Recommends
A cemetery on the shoreline on Majuro Atoll being flooded at high tide in 2008. The low-lying Marshall Islands, a Pacific atoll chain that rises barely a meter above sea level. Giff Johnson/AFP/...
by Pakalolo
Comment Count 3 comments on Mon May 18, 2015 at 03:55 PM PDT with 14 Recommends
You'll probably want to see this, if you aren't a republican or other form of intellectually-stunted, anti-science moran. And if you UNDERSTAND THE REALITY of climate change, you'' probably get a ...
by xxdr zombiexx
Comment Count 13 comments on Thu Apr 16, 2015 at 10:20 AM PDT with 9 Recommends
Hands Across the Sands, Florida 2014. Protesting Marco Rubio's statement on climate change Marco Rubio has declared his candidacy for the presidency. Two of the major republican 2016 candidates ...
by VL Baker
Comment Count 9 comments on Mon Apr 13, 2015 at 12:21 PM PDT with 18 Recommends
Thank God for climate change deniers. They may eventually be the only buyers for shorefront real estate. Sea level rise may not cause widespread flooding until later in this century or into the ...
by Ivy Main
Comment Count 20 comments on Sat Apr 11, 2015 at 01:33 PM PDT with 32 Recommends
The major media outlets, television, radio, the blogosphere, the Washington Post, the New York Times' estimable Adam Nagourney, Jack Healy and Nelson Schwartz have been reporting on California's ...
by Martha Ture
Comment Count 123 comments on Mon Apr 06, 2015 at 07:35 AM PDT with 167 Recommends
The copper river in the Gulf of Alaska-NASA The world is changing before our very eyes yet most of us choose to ignore it. There has been a lot of horrible news lately regarding the rapid melting ...
by Pakalolo
Comment Count 117 comments on Tue Mar 31, 2015 at 02:44 AM PDT with 346 Recommends
The early December 2014 news of the acceleration in melting the West Antarctica one-mile-thick ice sheet which could raise global sea levels about 3.3 meters (10 or 11 feet) was terrible ...
by e2247
Comment Count 7 comments on Fri Mar 20, 2015 at 12:29 AM PDT with 4 Recommends
The densely populated megalopolis of South Florida is losing it's water wells as sea water intrudes into the Biscayne Aquifer. Salt water has already moved 6 miles inland in Broward County and is ...
by Pakalolo
Comment Count 172 comments on Thu Mar 19, 2015 at 04:25 PM PDT with 337 Recommends
Yesterday, Pakalolo posted an important diary about the recently discovered acceleration in melting underneath the floating ice shelf ice sheet which supports the massive East Antarctica glacial ...
by Steven D
Comment Count 64 comments on Tue Mar 17, 2015 at 10:33 AM PDT with 181 Recommends
Following on the heels of the devastating news on on the cracking up of West Antarctica's Larsen C Ice shelf , there is a new NASA study that shows the discovery of 2 seafloor troughs that bring in ...
by Pakalolo
Comment Count 8 comments on Mon Mar 16, 2015 at 03:48 PM PDT with 49 Recommends
Most Americans have difficulty comprehending exponential growth. A few years ago Dr. Albert A. Bartlett professor emeritus of the University of Colorado at Boulder explained it well in this video ...
by rktect
Comment Count 17 comments on Wed Mar 11, 2015 at 11:51 AM PDT with 9 Recommends
Northern edge of Larsen C Ice Shelf is at significant risk of breaking off as a massive rift continues to open within it. The above image shows the rate of rift propagation since November of 2010. ...
by Pakalolo
Comment Count 67 comments on Mon Mar 09, 2015 at 03:42 AM PDT with 154 Recommends
The heat generated by Climate Change is not causing sea level rise (SLR) rates evenly across coastal areas. Coastal regions north of New York have shown a dramatic rise of 4 inches in 2009-2010. ...
by Pakalolo
Comment Count 52 comments on Thu Feb 26, 2015 at 03:57 AM PST with 70 Recommends
Every so often a nonfiction book comes along that, because of its objective, comprehensive coverage of a hot topic, should be carefully read with a highlighter in hand by everyone. That new book is �
by Joelsmartguy
Comment Count 2 comments on Thu Feb 12, 2015 at 01:18 PM PST with 7 Recommends
President Obama issued an executive order Friday that requires scientific assessment of the sea level rise caused by global warming to be taken into ...
by Meteor Blades
Comment Count 92 comments on Tue Feb 03, 2015 at 07:42 AM PST with 89 Recommends
The new finding was published 1-21-15 in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (PNAS) . According to scientists, rivers of melt water are draining Greenland quicker and contributing to ...
by Pakalolo
Comment Count 29 comments on Thu Jan 22, 2015 at 03:00 PM PST with 127 Recommends
How many more surprises can we handle? It seems that every time we look we find more bad news. This one certainly surprises me. Scientists Drill through 2,400 Feet of Antarctic Ice for Climate ...
by don mikulecky
Comment Count 24 comments on Mon Jan 19, 2015 at 07:55 PM PST with 33 Recommends
Larger Image From NOAA 12-19-14 Sea level rise has given high tide flooding of our coastal areas a significant boost. It is expected that nuisance tides will increase dramatically in the next 15-...
by Pakalolo
Comment Count 19 comments on Sat Dec 20, 2014 at 05:15 AM PST with 34 Recommends
The melting of Greenland's ice sheets is becoming more and more dire with fears that the entire sheet may collapse into a big pile of mush similar to what happens when snow and ice slide off a roof.
by Pakalolo
Comment Count 13 comments on Mon Dec 15, 2014 at 03:38 PM PST with 31 Recommends