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Feb 25, 2015 12:23 PM ET // Becky Oskin, LiveScience
Flooding and high tides along the East Coast in 2009 and 2010 were triggered by a major change in wind patterns and offshore currents. Continue reading →
Feb 5, 2015 06:34 PM ET // Becky Oskin, LiveScience
The rise and fall of sea level during the past million years matches up with valleys and ridges on the seafloor, suggesting a link, two new studies find.
Jan 15, 2015 06:30 PM ET // Andrea Thompson, Climate Central
The rate of sea level rise over the past couple decades was underestimated until recently, with possible implications for future rise.
Jan 5, 2015 06:30 PM ET // Brian Kahn, Climate Central
The globe's hottest year is confirmed by the Japanese Meteorological Agency.
Dec 24, 2014 11:05 AM ET // Becky Oskin, LiveScience
It's not only glaciers that are sending water rushing into the sea; surface sea ice is contributing more and more meltwater.
Dec 16, 2014 06:30 PM ET // AFP
A warming planet may lead to swifter ice loss on Greenland’s ice sheet, and faster sea level rise for the rest of the world than previously predicted, scientists said Monday.
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.
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