Global sea level rise during the 20th century was likely underestimated.
The first three-quarters of this year the warmest such period on record globally going back to 1880.
At the current pace, this year will easily end up as the warmest year on record globally.
The risk of flooding similar to Hurricane Sandy in the New York City area is likely to be significantly higher by the end of the century.
Human-caused climate change has nearly doubled the amount of area burned by western U.S. forest fires over the past 30 years.
No surprise, August 2016 was the warmest August on record for global land/ocean surface combined, according to NOAA.
There are major metropolitan areas along the coast that are actually sinking at a higher rate than oceans are rising.
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