Global Warming Is the Sea Level Rise Doubling Its Speed?

Trumping all previous estimates, one German climatologist believes global sea levels could rise as much as 140 centimeters by the end of the century. That could mean catastrophic hurricanes and floods. But other experts discount the significance of the new model.
Von Franziska Badenschier
Cold feet: The blue-colored areas would be completely underwater if sea levels rose by one meter. Note: This add-on to Google Maps ignores local peculiarities and established flood barriers.

Cold feet: The blue-colored areas would be completely underwater if sea levels rose by one meter. Note: This add-on to Google Maps ignores local peculiarities and established flood barriers.

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