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Oct 16, 2014 09:30 AM ET // Tanya Lewis, LiveScience
The cause behind the Bermuda Triangle could also explain mysterious holes appearing in Siberia.
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 →
Aug 24, 2014 04:00 PM ET // Becky Oskin, LiveScience
In an unexpected discovery, hundreds of gas plumes bubbling up from the seafloor were spotted during a sweeping survey of the U.S. Atlantic Coast.
Jul 10, 2014 10:19 AM ET // Irene Klotz
Livestock burping, flatulence and manure was the source of more than 13 million tons of methane gas in 2004. Continue reading →
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 →
Nov 25, 2013 06:20 AM ET // Becky Oskin, LiveScience
The Arctic methane time bomb is bigger than scientists once thought and primed to blow.
Jul 25, 2013 03:24 AM ET // Kieran Mulvaney
A warming Arctic carries far greater economic costs than previously calculated, says a new study. Continue reading →
Sep 8, 2010 11:15 AM ET // Michael Reilly
A new expedition into Antarctica will investigate how much methane is bubbling from the ocean floor, and whether it will have a significant impact on global climate.
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