We should have talked a lot more about the climate | The Canberra Times

They go on to say that accelerated warming could push the Earth past “greenhouse-earth” conditions, even within the 1.5-2 degree window, and that we will likely exceed two degrees by the 2040s. These risks have been underestimated, they say, not least the rise in sea level, which could be five to ten meters higher even at current temperatures, or five to 25 meters higher at current carbon dioxide concentrations.

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