Post Profile






Arctic sea ice is leaking methane

NASA scientists have detected large releases of methane - a highly potent greenhouse gas - from the crumbling Arctic sea ice. read more
read more

share

Related Posts


Vast methane 'plumes' seen in Arctic ocean as sea ice retreats - Science - News - The Independent

Industries / Transportation : Free Public Transit

Vast methane 'plumes' seen in Arctic ocean as sea ice retreats - Science - News - The Independent: "Dramatic and unprecedented plumes of methane - a greenhouse gas 20 times more potent than carbon dioxide - have been seen bubbling t...

Whitening the Arctic Ocean: May restore sea ice, but not climate

Academics / General Science : Science Daily

Some scientists have suggested that global warming could melt frozen ground in the Arctic, releasing vast amounts of the potent greenhouse gas methane into the atmosphere, greatly amplifying global warming. It has been proposed that...

Another reason to worry about methane: It’s leaking out of the Arctic Ocean hella fast

Issues & Causes / Environmentalism : Grist

Methane, the most potent greenhouse gas, is being released from sub-sea permafrost much more rapidly than previously estimated, according to new research.

Shock as retreat of Arctic sea ice releases greenhouse gas

Utilities / Energy : Peak Energy

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...

Arctic Ocean is a Potent Methane Source Too

Issues & Causes / Environmentalism : Blue Marble

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...

Comments



Copyright © 2015 Regator, LLC