NASA scientists have detected large releases of methane - a highly potent greenhouse gas - from the crumbling Arctic sea ice.
The Independent has a report on global warming in the Arctic - Shock as retreat of Arctic sea ice releases deadly greenhouse gas.Dramatic and unprecedented plumes of methane – a greenhouse gas 20 times more potent than carbon dioxid... Read Post
Dramatic and unprecedented plumes of methane – a greenhouse gas 20 times more potent than carbon dioxide – have been seen bubbling to the surface of the Arctic Ocean by scientists undertaking an extensive survey of the region. The s... Read Post
Arctic sea ice: NOAA We've known for a while that a melting Arctic is likely to be a big methane producer, and that methane is a potent greenhouse gas. Until recently we thought the primary sources of Arctic methane were from: Melti... Read Post