Daily Archives: April 22, 2011

Hansen : Multi-Metre Sea Level Rise This Century

Manhattan doomed! That 10,000% speedup in sea level rise rates will hit any day now. I find it almost inconceivable that “business as usual” climate change will not result in a rise in sea level measured in metres within a … Continue reading

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Hansen : Bulldoze Power Plants To Keep Manhattan Above Water

If we are to retain any hope of keeping sea levels relatively steady, he argues, those power plants will need to be bulldozed over the next few decades. http://www.climatechangecorp.com

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Hansen Gagged! Needed To Tell The World Of Imminent Doom

Climate change: On the edge Greenland ice cap breaking up at twice the rate it was five years ago, says scientist Bush tried to gag Sounds like what Clinton did to Lewinsky. By Jim Hansen Friday, 17 February 2006 A … Continue reading

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`the whole damned ice sheet is going to go down that hole!’

James Hansen urges scientists to speak out on sea-level rise In an article published in Environmental Research Letters on May 24, 2007, James Hansen, NASA scientist, discusses the non-linearity of shelf ice melting and the reticence of scientists to announce … Continue reading

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Colorado River To Dry Up

Archive for Tuesday, April 19, 2011 Scientists predict water shortage here Projected rise in temperatures could reduce flow of Colorado River by 20 percent, straining water supply for 38 million people http://www.paysonroundup.com/ It is going to dry up right after it floods. … Continue reading

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Hansen : 25 Metres Of Sea Level Rise This Century

How far can it go? The last time the world was three degrees warmer than today – which is what we expect later this century – sea levels were 25m higher. So that is what we can look forward to … Continue reading

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