Sea levels worldwide rose an average of nearly 3 inches (8 cm) since 1992, the result of warming waters and melting ice, a panel of NASA scientists said on Wednesday.
In 2013, a United Nations panel predicted sea levels would rise from 1 to 3 feet (0.3 to 0.9 meters) by the end of the century. The new research shows that sea level rise most likely will be at the high end of that range, said University of Colorado geophysicist Steve Nerem.
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The craft of making neon lights is always so fun for me to see. The way the glass curves and the way the light fills up the tube is like seeing magic light up. Even better is to see the entire process of a neon sign get made, Stray Matter shows Andrew Hibbs at work and it’s pretty awesome to see the flames and electricity and careful cutting of glass all in action.
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Darryl Dawkins was once summoned in the Philadelphia 76ers’ locker room to come meet a celebrity who wanted to meet the man known for dunking with backboard-breaking force.
The guest was Grammy Award winner Stevie Wonder. The entertainer is blind, yet even he could tell there was something very unique about Dawkins’ game.
Continue reading Legendary NBA Dunker Darryl Dawkins Dies
Every so often, a car comes along that is so good it re-defines what “good” is. Consumer Reportsjust found that the Tesla Model S P85D is just that car, as it scored an absolutely incredible 103 points on their 100-point scale.
Continue reading The Tesla Model S P85D Is So Good It Broke The Scale At Consumer Reports
Surprise! A new iPhone seems to be on the way.
Continue reading Apple Sets Date For New iPhone
NBA superstar Derrick Rose, 26, is facing allegations that he participated in the gang rape of an ex-girlfriend after she was drugged, according to a new lawsuit.
Continue reading Derrick Rose Of The Chicago Bulls Accused Of Drugging And Participating In Gang Rape Of Ex-GF
As many as 50 refugees were found dead in a parked lorry in Austria near the Hungarian border on Thursday, and German Chancellor Angela Merkel said the discovery had shaken European leaders discussing the migrant crisis at a Balkans summit.
Continue reading Up To 50 Refugees Suffocate In Back Of Truck In Austria