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Global Catastrophe Is Just Two Melted Glaciers Away — Discover

When sea levels rise rapidly, as they have been doing,  a small increase can have devastating effects on coastal habitats. As seawater reaches farther inland, it can cause destructive erosion, wetland flooding, aquifer and agricultural soil contamination, and lost habitat for fish, birds, and plants.

In a widely shared article, Grist writer and meteorologist Eric Holthaus warns about the rapid collapse of Antarctic glaciers and the devastating floods that could ensue.

via Global Catastrophe Is Just Two Melted Glaciers Away — Discover


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Captiva Island Cruises – Sun, Fun and Flawless Beaches

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We were stumped. The ceiling and walls of Cabbage Key’s breezy back patio were dripping with dollar bills. Where on earth would we leave our “donation” ? Affixed with gobs of masking tape and mounted with the precision of a leaf blower, it was impossible to see an inch of available space. Thousands of travelers had come here over […]

via Captiva Island Cruises – Sun, Fun and Flawless Beaches — The Insatiable Traveler


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When Boredom Yields Treasure: The Hermit Who Inadvertently Shaped Climate-Change Science — Longreads

Billy Barr moved into a remote part of the Rocky Mountains in search of solitude over 40 years ago. To avoid boredom, he documented snow levels, animal sightings, and the date flowers first bloomed. “…collectively his work has become some of the most significant indication that climate change is rearranging mountain ecosystems more dramatically and quickly than anyone imagined.”

via When Boredom Yields Treasure: The Hermit Who Inadvertently Shaped Climate-Change Science — Longreads

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