SEA LEVEL RISE WILL BE FAR GREATER THAN PREDICTED

By guest blogger, Prof. James R Flynn FRSNZ.*      As Ben Strauss (Director of Climate Control) says “the 22nd century will become the century from hell.”  Until very recently, scientific opinion included some who predicted only a very gradual rise in sea level over the remainder of this century: most of them less than … Continue reading SEA LEVEL RISE WILL BE FAR GREATER THAN PREDICTED

A NEW STORY ABOUT FAST AND SLOW

By conference convener, Stephanie Mines. “One of the warning signs that a dangerous warming trend is under way in Antarctica will be the break-up of ice shelves on both coasts of the Antarctic Peninsula.” ~ John Mercer, Institute of Polar Studies. Any time now, perhaps even by the time you read this article, a section … Continue reading A NEW STORY ABOUT FAST AND SLOW