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The IPCC releases its advice on “Impacts, Adaptation and Vulnerability”. To be attacked from both sides.

Summary:  A draft has been leaked of the just-approved Working Group 2’s report to the IPCC’s Fifth Assessment Report (WG2 of AR5), about II: Impacts, Adaptation and Vulnerability. I see each working group as a step down in scientific rigor and increase in utility in making public policy (one of the unfortunately commonplaces of life). …

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The seas are rising, and have been over ten thousand years. What comes next?

Summary: The world has been warming for the past two centuries, and the oceans have been rising for over ten millenia. The urgent task of climate scientists is to determine if these trends will accelerate, and if so by how much and when. Here we look at the history of rising seas, and what the …

The seas are rising, and have been over ten thousand years. What comes next? Read More »

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