According to CNN:
“The fear is that melting ice from
Greenlandand other Arctic areas could cause sea levels to rise enough to flood low-lying cities, such as , and Shanghai, China , displacing millions of people in the process.” New York City
Additionally, Dr. Konrad Steffen, climate scientist at the University of Colorado in Boulder:
“estimates sea levels could rise three feet over the next century.”
The U.N.'s Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change:
“estimates the sea level rise by 2100 could be as much as 1½ feet.”
3 millimeters a year is 0.984251 inches over 100 years
Quotes and Questions:
What were global sea levels doing before that? Could you go way back too?
How much snowfall is there in the interior? Does the ice sheet gain or increase in other ways beyond snowfall?
How much of the greenhouse gases are man-made?
What is a “climate change skeptic;” someone that doesn’t believe in temperature change and/or that they are static?
Dr. Steffen is a “climate scientist,” Dr. Zwally of NASA is a “climate scientist” while Dr. Michaels is a “climatologist;” what’s the difference? Regardless of difference, couldn’t you find a “climate scientist” instead of just a lowly sounding “climatologist?”
What’s this “small group of…skeptics?”
I wonder how much this years annual