Each degree of global warming might ultimately raise global sea levels by more than 2 meters

Press release by the Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research  07/15/2013 Greenhouse gases emitted today will cause sea level to rise for centuries to come. Each degree of global warming is likely to raise sea level by more than 2 meters in the future, a study now published in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences shows. While thermal expansion of the ocean and melting mountain glaciers are … Read more Each degree of global warming might ultimately raise global sea levels by more than 2 meters