March 24, 2009

"Spread the Alarm"

OH NO, IT'S SPREADING! First it was New York then Rhode Island now it is Boston, can Portland Maine be far behind?

from Climate Sanity

Boston Underwater?

Boston, you have been warned. Sea levels are rising , and if one of the IPCC’s five scenarios is correct, the world’s oceans will rise somewhere between 18 and 59 cm (7 to 23 inches) by 2100. If that isn’t terrifying enough for the people living on the New England coast, the Boston Globe now tells us that the ocean near Boston will rise 8 inches more than the world average. How will the hapless rubes of Boston cope with this onslaught of Atlantic water?....

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