The Past Half-Century of Sea Level Rise: (Uploaded 5 November 2008)
In his testimony before the U.S. House of Representatives' Select Committee on Energy Independence and Global Warming, NASA's James Hansen stated "there is increasing realization that sea level rise this century may be measured in meters if we follow business-as-usual fossil fuel emissions." Agreeing with Hansen, many people have been quick to jump on the CO2-induced global warming/rising sea level bandwagon. But how close to reality are the projections of a future sea level rise that is measured in meters?
Embedding and Higher Resolution Viewing Instructions
To embed this Truth Alert into your own webpage, press play on the video player above and then click anywhere on the view screen. This will take you to a page on YouTube where you can copy code to embed the video into your webpage. Once on this page, you can also view a higher resolution version of this video by clicking on the link under the video player that states "watch in high quality."