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    Sea levels may rise much faster than previously predicted, swamping coastal cities such as Shanghai

    https://www.cnn.com/2019/05/21/healt...ntl/index.html

    We haven’t got everybody yet so we’re trying harder.

    Global sea levels could rise more than two meters (6.6 feet) by the end of this century if emissions continue unchecked, swamping major cities such as New York and Shanghai and displacing up to 187 million people, a new study warns.

    The study, which was released Monday, says sea levels may rise much faster than previously estimated due to the accelerating melting of ice sheets in both Greenland and Antarctica.
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    It will soon be called Shanglow.

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    When CNN tells you it's raining, leave the umbrella at home. It's going to be a great day.
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    I live near the beach and it doesn't seem to me to be any higher now than it was 30 years ago or more. When I start to notice then we have a problem.
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    An awful lot of conditionals in that teaser.
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    Quote Originally Posted by DumbAss Tanker View Post
    An awful lot of conditionals in that teaser.
    Especially the part about “we KNOW it’s going to speed up tomorrow... or next week.... or next month... anyway, soon enough to drown cities all over the world- maybe.”
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