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Sea Level Rise From Antarctic Melt Could Be 30% Higher Than We Thought – ScienceAlert

The Antarctic ice sheet contains a global disaster waiting to happen.

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The Antarctic ice sheet contains a global disaster waiting to happen.
As global temperatures continue to rise due to anthropogenic climate breakdown, water currently locked in the form of Antarctic ice will melt into the oceans, raising sea levels to a point that will have a significant impact on coastal communities, even in the next few decades.
Over the next 1,000 years, our best predictions have put this rise at 3.2 meters (10.5 feet), but new research suggests that even this worrying figure…

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