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Sea level likely to rise by 2 metres for each degree of global warming

July 15th, 2013 by Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research

Greenhouse gases emitted today will cause sea level to rise for centuries to come. The paper “The multimillennial sea-level commitment of global warming” published in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences shows that each degree of global warming is likely to raise sea level by more than two meters in the future. While […]