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Jul 19, 2014 10:00 AM ET // Becky Oskin, LiveScience
The planet shattered several climate records in 2013, from greenhouse gases to roasting Arctic heat to extreme storms.
Jun 26, 2014 01:30 AM ET // Paul Heltzel
The Greenland ice sheet collapsed 400,000 years ago causing worldwide sea levels to rise between 13 and 20 feet.
May 21, 2014 02:00 PM ET // Paul Heltzel
The Antarctic ice sheet is losing 159 billion tons a year, twice as much as the last measurements recorded.
May 15, 2014 01:15 PM ET // Discovery News
See New York, Boston, San Francisco and other U.S. cities depicted as they would appear after 12 feet of sea-level rise.
May 14, 2014 06:30 PM ET // Paul Heltzel
A new map displays the effect of a 10-foot sea-level rise on U.S. coastal areas. Spoiler alert: Miami and Boston do not look good.
Mar 5, 2014 08:50 AM ET // Denise Chow, LiveScience
If current trends in global warming continue unmitigated, some of the world's most well-known landmarks could be destroyed by rising global sea levels, says new research.
Feb 3, 2014 03:32 PM ET // Becky Oskin, LiveScience
Jakobshavn Isbrae glacier broke its own speed record again, quadrupling its summer run to the sea between the 1990s and 2012.
Dec 22, 2013 01:00 PM ET // Larry O'Hanlon
The discovery of an aquifer the size of Ireland is likely to cause major changes in understanding Greenland's role in rising sea levels.
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