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Moon ‘Wobble' in 2030s Will Increase High Tide Flooding In NJ, Del. Shore Towns

WCAU-TV (NBC-10)

July 15, 2021

David Velinsky, PhD, vice president for Academy Science at the Academy of Natural Sciences and a professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was quoted in a July 15 WCAU-TV (NBC-10) segment about moon “wobble,” or how the moon’s orbit plays into the tides. A new NASA study says rising sea levels due to climate change will cause extreme, chronic high-tide floods in the mid 2030s when the moon enters a certain lunar orbit.
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