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Antarctic Melting Approaching 'Unstoppable' Tipping Point [aka Homo s. headed for exit door]

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A new study published Monday warns that 'unstoppable' melting in West Antarctica could make a three-meter increase in sea level 'unavoidable.' According to researchers at Germany's Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research, the vulnerable Amundsen Sea sector of West Antarctica 'has most likely been destabilized.' They point to recent studies indicating that this area of the ice continent is 'the first element in the climate system about to tip.'

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