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Claim: Acceleration in sea level rise ‘worse than we thought’

However, other analyses show the opposite… Correcting estimates of sea level rise Acceleration in sea level rise far larger than initially thought From Harvard University, where you can’t tell them much… The acceleration in global sea level from the 20th century to the last two decades has been significantly larger than scientists previously thought, according…

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Surprise: sea water salinity matters to sea level on long time scales

LIVERMORE, California — Using ocean observations and a large suite of climate models, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory scientists have found that long-term salinity changes have a stronger influence on regional sea level changes than previously thought. “By using long-term observed estimates of ocean salinity and temperature changes across the globe, and contrasting these with model…

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Dr. Trenberth Redux

Guest Post by Willis Eschenbach A couple days ago, I was given a copy of a most interesting interchange from 2011 between Dr. Kevin Trenberth and a layman asking him a question. The sender of the question recently passed it on to me. I’ve redacted the email addresses and the name of the person asking the question,…