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Jan 24, 2015 10:00 AM ET // Becky Oskin, LiveScience
Melting glaciers pose another threat beyond sea level rise. They will dump massive amounts of organic carbon into the world's oceans, altering ecosystems.
Dec 12, 2014 07:00 AM ET // Patrick J. Kiger
The Pacific Ocean, whose waters are heating up due to climate change, may accelerate the problem by releasing millions of tons of methane gas that's stored beneath the ocean floor.
Nov 14, 2014 09:41 AM ET
Will the recent agreement struck between the United States and China on greenhouse gas emissions really help matters or will it all be so much hot air? Trace examines the deal and what could come from it.
Oct 9, 2014 04:09 PM ET // Ian O'Neill
A tiny region has been spotted in the United States generating an anomalously high concentration of methane, a potent greenhouse gas. Continue reading →
Apr 15, 2014 02:30 PM ET // Tim Wall
The potent greenhouse gas methane is spewing from Pennsylvanian natural gas wells during the drilling that precedes fracking.
Dec 11, 2013 02:34 PM ET // Tim Wall
Recent research discovered that the chemical, perfluorotributylamine (PFBTA), insulates the planet 7,100 times more effectively than carbon dioxide. Continue reading →
Dec 10, 2013 12:05 PM ET // Tia Ghose, LiveScience
Bacterial hitchhikers may float on methane bubbles, eating them as they go.
Sep 30, 2013 04:59 AM ET // Kieran Mulvaney
A quick guide to the IPCC report and what it means. Continue reading →
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