NASA's Sea Level Find Is The Latest 'Too Late' Climate News
NASA predicts sea levels will rise by 3 feet this century, minimum. It's the latest news that we may be too late to stop certain climate changes.By Steven Sparkman | August 27, 2015
As climate change predictions go, sea level rise is probably the easiest to understand. For at least a decade, we've been shown maps of how rising waters would literally reshape the coastline. (Video via NASA)
And now NASA says we've been underestimating it. A report out this week claims sea levels will rise by an average of 3 feet around the world over the next century, and at this point there's nothing we can do to stop it. (Video via NASA)
It's only been two years since the U.N.'s Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change predicted a 1- to 3-foot rise.