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#Sea Levels

# sea-levels - This year 2022

Climate change indicators hit record highs in 2021, UN warns
# Sea Levels
# Sea Levels

Climate change indicators hit record highs in 2021, UN warns

May 18th 2022, 10:15 AM 6,325 Views 18 Comments

Greenhouse gas concentrations, sea level rise, ocean heat and ocean acidification all set new records last year.

Sea levels in Dublin Bay have risen at nearly double global rate since 1997, research shows
# Research
# Research

Sea levels in Dublin Bay have risen at nearly double global rate since 1997, research shows

Apr 28th 2022, 2:31 PM 17,607 Views 29 Comments

The research was led by the Hamilton Institute and ICARUS Climate Research Centre at Maynooth University.

# sea-levels - All time

Climate change is speeding up a rise in sea levels
# Warmer Oceans
# Warmer Oceans

Climate change is speeding up a rise in sea levels

Jun 17th 2018, 9:45 AM 11,992 Views 58 Comments

Warmer ocean water is destabilising ice shelves.

Eamon Ryan on flood walls: 'We're gonna need a bigger boat'
# Opinion
# Opinion

Eamon Ryan on flood walls: 'We're gonna need a bigger boat'

Jan 15th 2018, 6:30 AM 21,022 Views 39 Comments

Dublin was lucky last autumn but we only need to be unlucky once to regret the lack of preparation for the new risks we face, writes Eamon Ryan.

An iceberg the size of Mayo is about to break off Antarctica - and could start a chain reaction
# Antarctic
# Antarctic

An iceberg the size of Mayo is about to break off Antarctica - and could start a chain reaction

Jan 7th 2017, 7:45 AM 31,690 Views 57 Comments

Kildare scientist Dr Martin O’Leary told TheJournal.ie that it could lead to a rise of 10cm in sea levels worldwide.

Separate studies 'confirm' existence of global warming
# Climate Change
# Climate Change

Separate studies 'confirm' existence of global warming

Oct 22nd 2011, 7:26 PM 1,012 Views 79 Comments

Not only that, but one of the two studies suggests it is already too late to avoid a dangerous elevation of temperatures.

Glaciers melting faster now than at any point in past 350 years
# Glacial Melt
# Glacial Melt

Glaciers melting faster now than at any point in past 350 years

Apr 4th 2011, 1:47 PM 931 Views 0 Comments

New study tracks changes over entire period from the “Little Ice Age” of 1650.

Ice loss is accelerating in Greenland and Antarctica: NASA study
# Sea Levels
# Sea Levels

Ice loss is accelerating in Greenland and Antarctica: NASA study

Mar 9th 2011, 3:49 PM 866 Views 0 Comments

The UN climate change panel’s projections for the rising of sea levels no longer appears realistic, as the global ice loss rate continues to accelerate, say researchers.