The IPCC sea level numbers
If radiative forcing were to be stabilized in 2100 at A1B levels, thermal expansion alone would lead to 0.3 to 0.8 m of sea level rise by 2300 (relative to 1980–1999). Thermal expansion would continue for many centuries ... a rise of 1.2 mm/year ...
How to Survive a Sea Level Uprising
For many climate change activists ... which is lowering the land surface by several centimeters to more than a decimeter per year.” (100 millimeters equals 1 decimeter, or about 4 inches.) Perhaps more attention should be paid to ways to reduce ...
Bring Back The Metric System
And how many liters are there in a gallon? I think it is 2.2, but I may be wrong. A mile is, I think, 1600 meters. Now consider the metric system used in Asia and Europe: 10 millimeter is a centimeter. 10 centimeter is a decimeter. 10 decimeter is a meter.
Global warming resilience required
“We already have many of the technology and techniques that we need ... which is lowering the land surface by several centimeters to more than a decimeter per year (100 millimeters equals 1 decimeter, or about 4 inches). Perhaps more attention should ...
Teaching measurement and conversions
How many quart containers will he need to buy? Step 1 give your child a function table or conversion ... Have your child convert this into inches, then millimeters and decimeters. These calculations can be complicated, it's okay for your child to use ...