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Montevideo, May 27th 2019 - 12:20 UTC

Tag: Melting glaciers

  • Tuesday, May 21st 2019 - 09:58 UTC

    Global sea levels rising higher than forecasted because of ice melting in Greenland and Antarctica

    The long-held view has been that the world's seas would rise by a maximum of just under a meter by 2100

    Scientists believe that global sea levels could rise far more than predicted, due to accelerating melting in Greenland and Antarctica, The long-held view has been that the world's seas would rise by a maximum of just under a meter by 2100.

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  • Monday, February 12th 2018 - 13:18 UTC

    Climate change is increasingly notorious and alarming

    According to the World Bank, the losses linked to natural disasters will amount to 520 billion dollars a year and will drag 26 million people into poverty annually.

    The global climate perspective is darkened by a climate change that has accelerated in recent years and is becoming increasingly difficult to reverse. The ambitious temperature limits established in the Paris agreement are about to be overcome. Among its consequences, it is revealed that at least 26 million people will be dragged into poverty annually due to climatic causes and the retreat of the ice in the poles and mountain glaciers accelerates exponentially.