Of the many environmental impacts imposed by climate change, rising sea levels are often discussed. The cause of this may not be as obvious as it seems. While a portion of the increase comes from the likes of melting glaciers, another more surprising phenomenon helps to explain the increase in water volume: Thermal Expansion. Check out AsapSCIENCE's video explaining this natural phenomenon.

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formula to calculate volume thermal expansion coefficient @ http://ncalculators.com/mechanical/area-thermal-expansion-coefficient-calculator.htm

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thermal expansion of water - Google Search

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