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2014-08-26 05:01:55

Geologists have discovered more than 500 bubbling methane vents on the seafloor of the northern part of the US Atlantic margin.

Ticking Time Bomb: The True Cost Of Arctic Methane Release
2013-07-25 07:44:29

An Arctic methane 'time bomb' brought about by rapidly thinning permafrost could cost the world up to $60 Trillion, the size of the entire global economy, a group of economists and polar scientists warned on Tuesday.

2012-01-19 11:28:46

For some time, researchers have explored flammable ice for low-carbon or alternative fuel or as a place to store carbon dioxide.

Image 1 - Methane Could Be The Answer To 56-million-year Question
2011-11-09 12:32:20

Rice researchers show ocean could have contained enough methane to cause drastic climate change.

2011-09-15 12:39:07

Their critics weren't convinced the first time, but Rice University researchers didn't give up on the "ice that burns."

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2011-05-24 14:17:19

Two scientists describe their research on the fate of massive methane releases from the Gulf oil spill during the summer and fall of 2010.

2011-03-02 02:06:10

Methane is an extremely potent greenhouse gas.

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2011-02-14 07:35:00

A new University of Georgia study that is the first to examine comprehensively the magnitude of hydrocarbon gases released during the Deepwater Horizon Gulf of Mexico oil discharge has found that up to 500,000 tons of gaseous hydrocarbons were emitted into the deep ocean.

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2010-08-26 10:42:22

An unusual substance known as "dry water," which resembles powdered sugar, could provide a new way to absorb and store carbon dioxide, the major greenhouse gas that contributes to global warming.

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2010-07-09 14:10:20

The captain of one of two Russian-owned submarines said that the vessels would be able to cap the oil leak in the Gulf of Mexico.


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