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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.
Feb 14, 2011 06:41 PM ET // Tim Wall
Taking into account the gas leaked during the BP disaster in the Gulf of Mexico last year indicates the spill was 33 percent larger than estimated.
Mar 1, 2011 12:45 PM ET // Tim Wall
The bacteria-loaded waste products of beer manufacturing have much to offer.
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