By 2080, global warming will make New York City feel like Arkansas

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https://www.usatoday.com/story/news/nation/2019/02/12/global-warming-climate-change-shift-climates-south/2847860002/ Doyle Rice, USA TODAYPublished 1:56 p.m. ET Feb. 12, 2019 | Updated 12:46 a.m. ET Feb. 13, 2019 https://uw-media.usatoday.com/embed/video/2791126002?sitelabel=reimagine&placement=snow-smallarticleattophtml5&keywords=global-warming%2Cclimate-change%2Cclimate-science%2Cheat-waves%2Cscience%2Cenvironment%2Cscience-and-technology%2Cglobal-warming%2Cfossil-fuels%2Cuniversity-of-maryland-college-park&simpleTarget=&simpleExclusion=&pagetype=story&cst=news%2Fnational&ssts=news%2Fnation&series= The past five years have been the warmest years since records began in the late 1800s, according to NASA and NOAA. USA TODAY CONNECTTWEETLINKEDINCOMMENTEMAILMORE “Heading south” will have a whole new meaning…

Antarctic ‘time bomb’ waiting to go off

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? By Harry Pettit | news.com.au File photo: The A-68 iceberg separated from the Larsen C ice shelf in July 2017. Credit: Nathan Kurtz/NASA https://www.foxnews.com/science/antarctic-time-bomb-waiting-to-go-off Earth’s sea levels should be nine meters higher than they are — and dramatic melting in Antarctica may soon plug the gap, scientists warn. They say global temperatures…

THIS SCARY MAP SHOWS HOW CLIMATE CHANGE WILL TRANSFORM YOUR CITY

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https://www.wired.com/story/this-scary-map-shows-how-climate-change-will-transform-your-city/ MATT SIMON SCIENCE 02.12.19 11:00 AM MICHAEL LEE/GETTY IMAGES THE CENTRAL CONTRADICTION of climate change is that it is at once the most epic problem that our species has ever faced yet it is largely invisible to the average human. From the comfort of your home, you may not…