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Flooding of Coast, Caused by Global Warming, Has Already Begun – The New York Times

For decades, as the global warming created by human emissions caused land ice to melt and ocean water to expand, scientists warned that the accelerating rise of the sea would eventually imperil the United States’ coastline.Now, those warnings are no longer theoretical: The inundation of the coast has begun. The sea has crept up to the point that a high tide and a brisk wind are all it takes to send water pouring into streets and homes.

Source: Flooding of Coast, Caused by Global Warming, Has Already Begun – The New York Times

It’s sort of like when all those people started getting lung cancer and it just could not be denied any longer that smoking cigarettes caused lung cancer – maybe not in ever single person who smoked but in enough people where the obvious connected could no longer be deflected by clever public relations and advertising campaigns.  Yeah, like that.

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