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The recovery of the Great Barrier Reef

Did you know that the Great Barrier Reef in Australia has recovered? Background: From 2016-2020, the mainstream media expressed extreme concern about the fate of the Great Barrier Reef–a huge, beautiful underwater landscape, formed by corals and brimming with life–portraying … Continue reading

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Sea-level rise

Let’s get back to climate change for a short while: There now seems to be a model to actually explain sea-level rise from 1900 till today. The good news is that the current prediction models from 1950 onwards appear to … Continue reading

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Humans can live under water

Sort of. Climate Central produced an interactive map where you can see which areas in the world are in danger of flooding in different projections in the future. This was reported in some newspapers as millions of people were going … Continue reading

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Sea Level Rise higher than expected

The estimated future SLR (Sea Level Rise) was just adjusted by IPCC. From the previous report (AR5) the estimate is now about 55 cm over the next 80 years (RCP4.5, range is 39-72 cm)*. In the worst-case scenario it is … Continue reading

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