14 Mar '12, 5pm

Are you one of the 4 million Americans threatened by sea level rise?

Are you one of the 4 million Americans threatened by sea level rise?

Climate Central /Screen capture Although Americans would rather treat climate change as an ambiguous and distant threat (one that may or may not be real at all, if you listen to our GOP presidential candidates), the populace is going to have to get it through its skull that it is happening here and now. Scientists have been criticized—and have criticized themselves—for failing to do a better job of communicating the risks of global warming to an apathetic American public. They have been blindsided by senseless media circuses ('ClimateGate '), the victims of organized attacks (Mann's 'Hockey Stick' graph ). But there's been an encouraging trend over the last couple years: Scientists are organizing to push back, and are developing more tools that better relay the import of climate science. A new report, entitled 'Surging Seas' , has utilized a number of different tools in it...

Full article: http://www.treehugger.com/climate-change/surging-seas-sea...

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Forecasts for US Sea level rise are increasingly scary. 3.7 Million Americans at risk. #ConnectDots #350ppm #byebyeFL

Forecasts for US Sea level rise are increasingl...

350.org 14 Mar '12, 1pm

New research from Climate Central out today provides a thorough look into the risks posed by rising seas in the United Sta...

Green Blog: Weighing the Risk of Sea-Level Rise

Green Blog: Weighing the Risk of Sea-Level Rise

green.blogs.nytimes.com 14 Mar '12, 10pm

Jeremy M. Lange for The New York Times Coinjock, N.C., witnessed flooding last August during a storm surge from Hurricane ...

Tides of March: If you’re not worried about rising sea levels, you should be via @grist

Tides of March: If you’re not worried about ris...

grist.org 14 Mar '12, 4pm

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Kiribati Residents Moving to Fiji because of Sea Level Rise

Kiribati Residents Moving to Fiji because of Se...

planetsave.com 10 Mar '12, 1am

The effects of global warming have been known for a long time. We have been warned. Unfortunately, we have largely ignored...

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5 Million

cleantechnica.com 17 Mar '12, 9pm

With that probably uninteresting background now in place for you, here’s some fun news: I just noticed that CleanTechnica’...

South Korea to stage major military exercise in Yellow Sea

South Korea to stage major military exercise in...

channelnewsasia.com 14 Mar '12, 7am

SEOUL: South Korea will hold a major military exercise near the disputed Yellow Sea border with North Korea later this mon...

The shrinking of the US Navy...WTH is up with getting rid of 4 cruisers in one year?

The shrinking of the US Navy...WTH is up with g...

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What BP owes Americans #Gulf #oilspill

What BP owes Americans #Gulf #oilspill

oceana.org 07 Mar '12, 8pm

Posted Wed, Mar 7, 2012 by jsavitz to bp , gulf of mexico oil spill , oil spills , what bp owes americans This blog was or...