A newly comprehensive study shows that melting of Himalayan glaciers caused by rising temperatures has accelerated dramatically since the start of the 21st century.
Source: Melting of Himalayan glaciers has doubled in recent years: Fast-paced warming is consistently affecting huge region, says new study — ScienceDaily
Fasten your seat belt! Global warming is on a rampage. As a consequence, many ecosystems may be on the verge of total collapse.
Source: Permafrost Collapses 70 Years Early
The 150 years of the Industrial Revolution (~1770-1920), with its catastrophic and bloody termination in World War I (1914-1918), had no noticeable effect on the global average temperature, which had hovered around 14.7 degrees Centigrade (C) since antiquity. The human population had taken 200,000 years (more or less) to grow to one billion (1B), in 1804, within the natural and majestic evolution of global climates during those 2000 centuries More
Source: Our Globally Warming Civilization
Methane and CO2 released from the thawing permafrost will further accelerate the rate of global warming.
Source: Arctic Is Thawing So Fast Scientists Are Losing Their Measuring Tools
Ann Arbor (Informed Comment) – Sea level rise over the next 80 may have been underestimated by the conservative Intergovernmental …
Source: Bye Bye Miamii: New Estimates Double Expected Sea Level rise to 6′