[ExI] sinking island, was: (asteroid) defense
spike66 at att.net
Tue Mar 1 20:55:09 UTC 2011
... On Behalf Of Damien Sullivan
Subject: Re: [ExI] libertarian (asteroid) defense
On Tue, Mar 01, 2011 at 10:36:10AM -0800, Samantha Atkins wrote:
>> Please point to irrefutable non-fudged evidence of actually dangerous
>> levels of current climate change. Otherwise could we move on to
>> something actually important?
>Islanders are being evacuated because sealevel rise is destroying their
property. Next! -xx- Damien X-)
The sea level hasn't risen enough to cause the evacuation by itself. The
island is sinking.
As I recall there is a old city in Europe somewhere that is down at sea
level. Venice? I hear it has been continuously occupied for several
hundred years. That should provide us with good metrics for what the actual
sea is doing.
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