“Del Mar considers unpopular ‘planned retreat’ strategy due to rising sea level”

“Herb Montgomery and his wife, Janet, have lived in Del Mar’s low-lying Beach Colony just east of Camino Del Mar for 20 years. He knows the ocean is creeping closer to his property and he says the city… Read More

“A “New Ocean” Is Emerging at the Top of the World”

“As the planet warms, the Arctic is warming more than twice as fast. As ice cover is disappearing, average summer sea ice has declined by more than a third since 1979. That’s roughly equal to the entire area… Read More

“Satellites show sea level rise is accelerating”

“At the current rate, the world’s oceans on average will be at least 2 feet higher by the end of the century compared to today, according to researchers who published in Monday’s Proceedings of the National Academies of… Read More

“A Small Antarctic Fish Is Helping Scientists Understand The Impacts Of Climate Change”

“If you expose these fish to a single stress — just warming or just acidification — the animals are able to cope with the stress,” explains Todgham. “But when you give the two stressors they lose that ability… Read More

“Arctic tourism is potential threat to environment as ice melts”

“Experts warn that the increasing traffic raises the chance of a catastrophe…” https://www.nbcnews.com/news/world/arctic-tourism-potential-threat-environment-ice-melts-n833956

“These are the melting glaciers that might someday drown your city, according to NASA”

“New York City has plenty to worry about from sea level rise. But according to a new study by NASA researchers, it should worry specifically about two major glacier systems in Greenland’s northeast and northwest — but not… Read More

“Climate Change Is Complex. We’ve Got Answers to Your Questions”

Here’s answers to the most commonly asked question about climate change. https://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2017/climate/what-is-climate-change.html?hp&action=click&pgtype=Homepage&clickSource=story-heading&module=second-column-region&region=top-news&WT.nav=top-news

“Scientists Fear Trump Will Dismiss Blunt Climate Report”

““Evidence for a changing climate abounds, from the top of the atmosphere to the depths of the oceans,” a draft of the report states.” https://www.nytimes.com/2017/08/07/climate/climate-change-drastic-warming-trump.html

“Narwhals Are Helping NASA Understand Melting Ice and Rising Seas”

“Greenland’s ice cap holds beneath it 10 percent of the earth’s freshwater, enough to raise global sea levels by 20 feet. While there’s no doubt it is melting, scientists have little certainty about exactly what’s happening inside this… Read More

“A Tiny Fraction of Oceans Could Satisfy The World’s Fish Demand”

“Farmed fish operations have often come with environmental degradation and problems with diseases and parasites. In recent years, however, the science and industry best practices have been refined. Now it’s a matter of putting it into action in… Read More