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Global heat, sea level hit record highs in 2015

magdalena river
GLOBAL WARMING. View of the Magdalena River in Honda, Tolima department, Colombia on February 9, 2016. Affected by El Niño, the Magdalena, Colombia’s main river, is in its lowest level in 15 years. Photo by Juan Jose Horta/AFP

Experts warn sea level rise will accelerate in the coming decades, putting millions of lives at risk worldwide

MIAMI, USA (Aug. 3, 2016) — Global heat, greenhouse gases, and sea levels all climbed to record highs last year, making 2015 the worst in modern times across a range of key environmental indicators, international scientists said Tuesday, August 2.  Continue reading Global heat, sea level hit record highs in 2015