Sea level rise accelerates over time

Global sea level rise is accelerating incrementally over time rather than increasing at a steady rate, as previously thought, according to a new study based on 25 years of NASA and European satellite data. If the rate of ocean rise

NASA study finds sea level rise accelerating

Published in the journal “The Cryosphere,” A NASA study based on an innovative technique for crunching torrents of satellite data provides the clearest picture yet of changes in Antarctic ice flow into the ocean. The findings confirm accelerating ice losses

New NASA eyes on ice

American Geophysical Union (AGU) | Published on Dec 13, 2017 ; In 2018, NASA will launch the next generation of two satellite missions that will track changes in Earth’s ice with incredible precision, giving scientists more detailed information to measure

Miami Mayor Wants To Spend $192 Million On Sea Rise & Flood Prevention

From Climate Denial Crock of the Week with Peter Sinclair ThinkProgress: Two thirds of property buyers in Miami don’t even ask their brokers about “the potential impact of global climate change and sea level rise on the local market,” a

Climate broke multiple records in 2016

Extreme and unusual trends continue in 2017 Online  —  The year 2016 made history, with a record global temperature, exceptionally low sea ice, and unabated sea level rise and ocean heat, according to the World Meteorological Organization (WMO). WMO issued

Big coastal cities sink faster than seas rise

Online  — While the threat of rising seas is well established, a phenomenon that is, in a sense, its opposite receives far fewer headlines: large coastal cities sinking faster than oceans can rise. That is the conclusion of a review