If the global average temperature rises by 3°C or more, the metling of glaciers as well as thermal expansion of the oceans will induce a significant sea-level rise. Low-lying countries, like the Maldives, will disappear.

Photo | 10 December, 2008

If the global average temperature rises by 3°C or more, the metling of glaciers as well as thermal expansion of the oceans will induce a significant sea-level rise. Low-lying countries, like the Maldives, will disappear.

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