"Plunge is far faster than in Arctic and may lead to more global heating, say scientists" 'Precipitous' fall i...
Tuesday, March 15, 2016
Arctic Wedges Melting, Portrays Warming Trends Still Climbing
UNIVERSITY OF ALASKA FAIRBANKS
Tipping Point Looms for South Africa
South Africans are paying the price not just for a collapse in commodities prices -- metals and mining contribute more than 50 percent of exports -- but for growing questions over whether President Jacob Zuma is up to the task.
articles/2016-02-21/tipping- point-looms-for-south-africa- as-economy-s-despair-grows
It's a point of no return in the West Antarctica. What happens next?
The retreat of ice in the Amundsen sea sector of West Antarctica is now unstoppable. Sea levels will rise one metre worldwide. Its disappearance will likely trigger the collapse of the rest of the West Antarctic ice sheet, which comes with a sea level rise of between three and five metres. Such an event will displace millions worldwide.
commentisfree/2014/may/17/ climate-change-antarctica- glaciers-melting-global- warming-nasa
Sydney: what’s behind the city’s record run of warm weather
Offshore sea temperatures have been uncharacteristically warm. The East Australian Current has extended further south
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