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A hole opens up under Antarctic Thwaites glacier—6 miles long, 1000 ft deep, big enough to fit 2/3 of Manhattan - Scientists say a collapse could trigger a catastrophic rise in global sea levels, flooding coastal cities around the world. by @denisechow
The discovery is described in a paper published Jan. 30 in the journal Science Advances - researchers expected to see significant loss of ice, but the scale of the void came as a shock.

Here's the study
Maybe @weatherchannel or other news outlets can use the green screen flood simulation to show how coastal cities will be impacted (NYC financial markets anyone?) to get more attention paid to the dire impacts of climate change
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