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Arctic / Ice Melt #1037606

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Nov 29, 2012
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(Studio: Scott Pelley) A report finding an increased rate of polar ice melt noted.

(Los Angeles: Ben Tracy) Concern about rising sea levels examined; scenes shown of melting ice in Antarctica and Greenland, a rock wall meant to protect homes in Malibu, California; the projected rise along the California coast cited. [NASA's Erik IVINS††- says each year we are getting longer and longer melt seasons.] [Former Malibu Mayor Jefferson WAGNER††- says eventually we will be consumed by a higher elevation of the ocean.]

Reporter(s):
Pelley, Scott;
Tracy, Ben
Duration:
00:02:10

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