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Seas rising faster than they have in 2,800 years, say scientists

Unsurprisingly, new study blames the anomalous 20th century rise on global warming

Researchers think that in the 21st century, the huge ice sheets of Greenland and Antarctica will come to play a larger role, in a potential sea level rise.


A GROUP of scientists say they have reconstructed the history of the planet's sea levels arcing over some 3,000 years - leading them to conclude that the rate of increase experienced in the 20th century was "extremely likely" to have been faster than over nearly the entire

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