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Ancient Antarctic ice melt increased sea levels by 3+ meters — and it could happen again

Rising ocean temperatures drove the melting of Antarctic ice sheets and caused extreme sea level rise more than 100,000 years ago, a new international study l shows – and the scientists say we’re headed in that direction again.

Could Humans Go Extinct Within Years?

Above image depicts how humans could go extinct within years. The image was created with NASA LOTI 1880-Dec.2019 data, 0.78°C adjusted to reflect ocean air temperatures (as opposed to sea surface temperatures), to reflect higher polar temperature anomalies (as opposed…

The Australian firestorms: portents of a planetary future

by Andrew GliksonEarth and climate scientistAustralian National University Global warming and its disastrous consequences are now truly with us since the second part of 2019. At the moment a change in the weather has given parts of the country a…

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How fast the planet warms will be crucial for liveability – Pursuit

Share selection to: The world is warming … and fast. The global average temperature has already risen by more than 1°C as a result of greenhouse gas emissions from human activity, and most of that warming has come in just…

How fast the planet warms will be crucial for liveability – Pursuit

Share selection to: The world is warming … and fast. The global average temperature has already risen by more than 1°C as a result of greenhouse gas emissions from human activity, and most of that warming has come in just…

How 2019 Became The Year When The World Woke Up to The Climate Emergency – ScienceAlert

Schoolchildren skipping class to strike, protests bringing city centres to a standstill: armed with dire warnings from scientists, people around the world dragged the climate emergency into the mainstream in 2019. Spurred on by Swedish wunderkind Greta Thunberg – virtually…

Here’s How We’re Making That 2C Global Temperature Increase Far Worse For Humans – ScienceAlert

The speed at which our planet warms could impact local temperatures even more than the overall level of global warming itself, a new study suggests. This indicates that a global temperature rise of 2 degrees Celsius could easily mean far…

CBS News Touts Going Meatless After 2030 To Avoid Climate ‘Crisis’

It looks like livestock production is contributing to climate change and we need to hit “peak meat” by 2030 to avoid an “ecological disaster.” At least, that’s the idea CBS News is touting from “scientists.” In a bizarre Dec. 12…