From Alister Doyle at Reuters:
Quickening climate change in the Arctic including a thaw of Greenland's ice could raise world sea levels by up to 1.6 meters by 2100...Who cares? Most of us will be dead by then!
The AMAP (Arctic Monitoring and Assessment Programme) study, drawing on work by hundreds of experts, said there were signs that warming was accelerating. It said the Arctic Ocean could be nearly ice free in summers within 30 to 40 years, earlier than projected by the IPCC.
Seas could rise up to 1.6 meters by 2100: study