Climate change is ‘not as bad as we thought’ say scientists – New Study


By: - Climate DepotApril 24, 2018 9:49 PM

 

CLIMATE change is likely to be markedly less severe than forecast, a study claimed yesterday.

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Rising sea levels and more intense storms are in line with global warming forecasts

It predicted that the impact will be up to 45 per cent less intense than is widely accepted.

But the study emerged as other scientists said winter waves pounding the Scottish and Irish coasts have grown by up to 5ft 6in over the past 70 years.

Rising sea levels and more intense storms are in line with global warming forecasts.

The study questioning the future intensity was based on analysing the warming effect of greenhouse gases and other drivers from the mid 9th century.