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Rising sea levels in the coming centuries is perhaps one of the most catastrophic consequences of rising temperatures.
Scientists at University of Hawaii – Manoa have projected an increased frequency of heavy rainfall events but a decrease in rainfall intensity during the next 30 years (2011-2040) for the southern shoreline of Oahu.
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According to MIT researchers, the most recent global climate report fails to capture the reality of the changing Arctic seascape.
WASHINGTON, July 14, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Following the success of the Global Adaptation Institute's first Annual Meeting and Consultation on the Global Adaptation Index(TM) (GaIn(TM)), eight scientists, representing seven countries, have become founding members of the Institute's Council of Scientific Advisers.
US and Swiss researchers have, for the first time, modelled a climate system with extremely high carbon emissions in an attempt to test the boundaries of the current computer simulation programs that inform us.
Phil Jones, the United Kingdom scientist who was targeted in the "ClimateGate" affair, now says global warming since 1995 is statistically significant, a year after telling BBC News that post-1995 warming was not significant.
Sir Paul Nurse, president of the Royal Society, said freedom of information (FOI) laws are being misused to harass scientists and slow down their research, and said those laws need to be re-examined by government officials.
A report from the Australian Climate Commission has warned that â€œonce-a-centuryâ€ coastal flooding could become much more common and that the Earthâ€™s surface is warming rapidly.
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