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The Antarctic Ice Sheet Has Started to Collapse and Nothing Can Stop It


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It is a mathematical certainty. :(

The relative good news is that the melting will take place over a few hundred years — so take a breath:

It means an inevitable 10-foot rise in sea level. That's enough to engulf large tracts of coast all over the world. Plan accordingly, humans. [Science and NASA via New York Times]

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